Mini Lemon Cheesecakes with Blueberries

These party-perfect mini cheesecakes are a great way to satisfy everyone's sweet tooth without going overboard on sugar. Try them for your next brunch or summer barbecue.

Prep Time:  10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Yield: 4 Servings


  • 1/3 cup graham cracker crumbs (from two whole crackers)
  • 1 tsp melted butter
  • 1/8 tsp table salt
  • 1/3 cup light cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1/3 up lemon Greek yogurt, room temperature
  • 2 TB + 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 tsp lemon zest

       Blueberry Topping

  • 2/3 cup blueberries
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1/2 tsp lemon juice


Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Line a muffin pan with 4 paper cupcake liners.Combine graham crumbs, melted butter and salt in a small bowl. Spoon crumb mixture into bottom of cupcake liners, press down lightly with the back of a spoon to flatten then bake for 5 minutes. 

In a medium bowl, beat together cream cheese, yogurt, sugar, egg white and lemon zest until smooth. Pour evenly into cupcake liners and bake for 20 minutes or until set on top.

In a small bowl toss, together blueberry topping ingredients. Microwave for 30 seconds and mash lightly with a fork to release juices. Chill mini cheesecakes and blueberry topping well. Garnish when ready to serve.