The Chew: Michael Symon’s Grandpa’s Pretzel Crust Cheesecake Recipe


The Chew: Homemade Holiday Cheesecake

Michael Symon made his 96-year-old grandfather’s classic holiday Pretzel Crust Cheesecake Recipe, with a little help from guest chef Curtis Stone. Do you have a family favorite that really makes your holiday pop?

Symon said his grandfather also puts goose fat on his toast every morning, and he is very active, still living on his own. He loves to golf, bowl, and cook desserts at church. I can only hope to stay that busy and vital as I age.

The Chew: Michael Symon Pretzel Crust Cheesecake Recipe Ingredients

This is a balance of sweet and salty, with a thicker crust and thinner cheesecake layer than you might be used to in a classic recipe.



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