No Bake Cookies and Cream Cheesecake

No-Bake Oreo Cheesecakes

by Megan on June 7, 2012

My friend’s son just turned 21 not long ago, and he asked me if I would make him a cheesecake for his birthday. How can I say no to that kind of request?

So when he asked if I could make a cookies and cream cheesecake, I started looking for recipes. I couldn’t decide between a baked cheesecake, or this No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake.,  I hankered back and forth and then, when I  saw my friend Barbara’s adapted recipe Robin Eggs No Bake Cheesecake,  I knew which direction I was headed!

No Bake Cheesecake recipe

These were fast and easy to make, no baking required, and produced a creamy delicious cheesecake.  A perfect dessert for those hot days of Summer when you want a treat, but don’t want to turn on the oven.

No Bake Oreo Cheesecake

Slightly adapted from The Bakers Royal and Barbra Bakes.


3/4 cup finely crushed graham crackers (about 6 graham crackers)
2 tablespoons sugar
3 tablespoons butter, melted
1 cup heavy cream
8 oz. cream cheese, softened
1/3 cup sugar
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup crushed Oreos


  1.  Combine graham cracker crumbs and sugar in a small bowl.   Add melted butter and blend until combined.  Press heaping tablespoon into each cup of a mini cheesecake pan or press all into an 8″ springform pan.  Set aside.
  2. Beat heavy cream until medium peaks form. Set aside.
  3. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar, salt, vanilla,  until smooth (approximately 3-5 mins). Add  cream cheese mixture to heavy cream and beat until incorporated. Gently fold in Oreo cookies.
  4. Fill  pan with a slight mound at the center, as the cheesecake will sink n at the center. Refrigerate for at least 6 hours to set or overnight for best results.
  5. Serve with whipping cream and garnish with mini Oreos
  6. Enjoy!
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{ 11 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Winnie June 7, 2012 at 11:41 am

These are just wonderful
I’m actually looking for a romantic dessert and I just found it!

2 Living The Sweet Life June 7, 2012 at 12:38 pm

The fact that these are soo easy to make and looks so delicious, means that these will be happening often – - in fact, I may have to test them tonight ;)

3 Barbara @ Barbara Bakes June 7, 2012 at 7:14 pm

It’s always nice to have someone to bake for. So sweet that he asked. They look scrumptious. I like how you dressed them up. 5 weeks!

4 Lyndsey@TheTinySkillet June 12, 2012 at 9:03 pm

Yum! I’ll bet I could make thses, I wish I had one now! Any left?

5 Pru @ Perfecting Pru June 13, 2012 at 12:55 am

I was sold just by looking at the photo! And then the word cookie(!) Must make these – were they easy to get out of the moulds?

6 Brette June 13, 2012 at 5:58 am

This looks really good. I could eat anything with Oreos in it!

7 Blond Duck June 14, 2012 at 11:00 am

Totally stealing this for Father’s Day…

8 Kerstin June 17, 2012 at 8:33 pm

Mmm, I love Oreos and these are so pretty!

9 Maureen @ Orgasmic Chef June 18, 2012 at 12:13 am

Oreo? Cheesecake? Easy? It’s all calling my name!

10 Katrina June 19, 2012 at 9:08 pm

Love! Love the flavors and love the look of these. Wish I was turning 21. ;)

11 Platanos, Mangoes and Me! June 25, 2012 at 6:21 pm

I remember my first Oreo…I was 11 years old…Now you come up with this incredible desert and I will try to make said easy and that’s what I like.

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