Enjoy a serving of this crowd-pleasing dessert on special occasions.
Prepare as directed, using PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese.
How to Bake in Springform Pan
Preheat oven to 350°F if using a silver 9-inch springform pan (or to 325°F if using a dark nonstick 9-inch springform pan). Prepare crust as directed; press firmly onto bottom of pan. Prepare filling as directed; pour over crust. Sprinkle with cookies as directed. Bake 1 hour or until center is almost set. Run knife or metal spatula around rim of pan to loosen cake; cool before removing rim of pan. Refrigerate 4 hours or overnight. Store leftover cheesecake in refrigerator.