Remove from heat, and let cool completely, about 20 minutes. Step 1. Oh, and the water bath is really needed for this recipe. Cooking is done, and you're ready to fill your crust. Oila! An Epicurious.com recipe suggests combining 1/2 cup of ground walnuts or pecans with 1/2 cup of brown sugar, 1/3 cup of melted butter and 1 1/2 cups of dry quick oats, which you can leave as flakes or … Add in the sugar substitute and butter and pulse until combined. Pat into bottom of pie pan to form crust shape. Set colander in a bowl, and cover colander and bowl with plastic wrap. Although the cheesecake filling was really good, I found myself picking out the pecans. Firmly press onto bottom and sides of ungreased 9 inch springform pan about 1 … Combine crunchy graham crackers, pecans and dash of cinnamon to make our Graham Cracker-Nut Crust that will take your next pie or cheesecake to new level. Prepare the Crust: Heat 1/2 tablespoons of the melted butter in a small skillet over medium; add chopped pecans, and cook, stirring constantly, until toasted, 3 to 4 minutes. In a medium bowl mix together almond flour, chopped pecans (if you can not find chopped pecans at the store just throw whole pecans in a food processor to get that fine texture), cinnamon, nutmeg, and butter. Remove pan to a cooling rack to cool completely. For the filling, lightly beat eggs and yolks; add softened cream cheese and sugar and beat until thoroughly mixed. Preheat oven to 350°F. Chill 8 to 12 hours to drain. Pour filling into your crust and place your cheesecake in the oven for 1 hour. Although you can create a gluten-free crust that consists only of ground nuts, sugar and melted butter, the crust isn’t likely to hold its shape without a less oily ingredient in the mix. Melt Butter and mix with nuts in a pie plate. I will make the crust and cheesecake again just without the pecans in the filling. 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