1990s Recipes + Menus

Crumb Crust

Makesenough for a 24-centimeter cheesecake
  • Active time:10 min
  • Start to finish:10 min
November 1999
  • 1 1/2 cups (5 oz) finely ground graham crackers or cookies such as chocolate or vanilla wafers or gingersnaps
  • 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Stir together crust ingredients and press onto bottom and 1 inch side of a buttered 24-centimeter springform pan. Fill right away or chill up to 2 hours.
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