Enjoy this perfect no-bake Oreo cheesecake recipe made of a crispy Oreo cookie crust, a creamy cheesecake filling with crushed Oreos, and served with a vanilla mascarpone whipped topping.
This easy no bake Oreo cheesecake recipe is ultra-indulgent and so easy to make at home. Yes you don't have to bake so you don't need an oven to make this fabulous dessert!
Some crushed Oreos cookie chunks to add crispness to the cheesecake filling on a delicious base of Oreo pie crust recipe.
Why you'll love this recipe
Ingredients for this recipe
You need these ingredients to make this no bake cookie and cream cheesecake:
- Oreo crust: A mixture of oreo cookie crumbs with melted unsalted butter.
- Oreo cheesecake mixture: A blend of Philadelphia full-fat cream cheese, granulated sugar, vanilla extract, heavy cream and Oreo cookie pieces.
- Whipped cream: Heavy cream or heavy whipping cream with powdered sugar and vanilla extract.
How to make No Bake Oreo Cheesecake Recipe
Here are some quick visual instructions. Don't forget that full recipe instructions with exact ingredients can be found in the recipe card below!
Step 1: Blend the oreo cookies into a fine crumbs using a food processor, then mix with the melted butter in a medium bowl until homogeneous.
Step 2: Place the oreo crust mixture in the bottom of a springform pan and press down to form a fine layer of oreo crust. Leave to rest in the fridge for 30 minutes.
Step 3: In a large bowl beat cream cheese sugar and vanilla extract with a hand mixer for about 1-2 minutes until smooth and set aside.
Step 4: Add whipped cream and crushed Oreo cookies to the cream cheese mixture, gently folding in with a flexible spatula until smooth.
Chill: Chill for at least 4 hours or overnight your no bake cheesecake in the refrigerator.
Step 6: Place the cold heavy cream with powdered sugar, and vanilla extract in a medium bowl and with an electric mixer beat on medium speed for about 2-3 minutes until stiff peaks form.
Decorate : Pipe your whipped cream using a piping bag and a decorating tip. Sprinkle a few crushed cookies over the cake and enjoy!
How to Serve Your Cheesecake
- Chocolate ganache Drizzle: Drizzle some melted chocolate or chocolate sauce over the cheesecake for a visually appealing finish and a chocolatey boost.
- Fresh Berries: Serve with fresh strawberries, raspberries, or blueberries for a refreshing contrast and a burst of color.
- Dust with Cocoa or Powdered Sugar: For a simple yet elegant touch, lightly dust the top with cocoa powder or powdered sugar.
- Chocolate curls: Sprinkle chocolate chips or shavings on top for extra chocolate goodness.
- Salted butter sauce: Serve with a drizzle of my French salted butter caramel.
Tips for this recipe
In the fridge: This no bake cheesecake can be stored in the refrigerator for about 5 days. Do not leave it at room temperature and always keep it cold.
In the freezer: You can also keep cheesecake recipes for a long time or make it in ahead of time by storing it in your freezer at the end of the preparation. You can keep it for up to 3 months and to defrost it, just place it in the refrigerator to let it slowly recover.
Variations & Substitutions
Do I need to remove the cream from the Oreos before making the crust?
No, you don't need to remove the cream from the Oreos before making the crust. In fact, the cream can be quite useful for the texture of the crust, helping it stick together and adding a delicious flavor to your dessert.
How to easily unmold a no bake oreo cheesecake?
After the resting time, run a clean knife around the edge of the cheesecake pan to loosen it. And if you used a springform pan it should come out quickly.
Why won't my no bake oreo cheesecake hold up?
Did you use the right ingredients, full fat and the right proportions? If so, let it sit for the time indicated or even overnight in the refrigerator.
Why is my no-bake cheesecake grainy?
A grainy texture in your no-bake cheesecake may be caused by undissolved sugar or overmixing.
Can I use low-fat or fat-free cream cheese?
Full-fat cream cheese is preferred as it imparts the essential richness and stability needed to achieve the desired texture and consistency in your cheesecake.
Can I make no-bake Oreo cheesecake in a pie dish?
Yes, you can make a no-bake Oreo cheesecake in a pie dish.
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I hope you love this No-bake Oreo Philadelphia Cheesecake. If you make it, be sure to leave a comment and a rating so I know how you liked it. Happy Baking!Print