Cake Mix Cherry Cheesecake
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4.09 from 48 votes

Cake Mix Cherry Cheesecake

This Cake Mix Cherry Cheesecake is so tasty and easy to make! It's perfect for any party or pot luck!
Course Dessert
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 55 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 5 minutes
Servings 8
Author Aubrey

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg yellow cake mix
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 2 8 oz. cream cheese softened
  • 1/2 c sugar
  • 1 1/2 c milk
  • 3 tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp vanilla extract
  • 1 21 oz. cherry pie filling

Instructions

  • preheat oven to 300 degrees
  • grease a 9 x 13 baking pan
  • set aside 1 c of cake mix
  • in a large mixing bowl, combine remaining cake mix, 1 egg and vegetable oil (it will be crumbly)
  • press crumbly mixture into the bottom of the baking dish and up the sides about 3/4 of the way
  • in a large bowl beat cream cheese and sugar together until fluffy
  • add remaining eggs, one at a time
  • add in remaining cake mix
  • beat on med speed for 1 minute
  • lower speed and add milk, lemon juice and vanilla
  • mix until smooth
  • pour into the crumb crust in the baking pan
  • bake for 45-55 minutes or until the center is set
  • allow to cool then spread the cherry pie filling over the cheesecake
  • cover and chill in the fridge for 1 hour before serving