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Amy's Lilikoi Cheesecake

Amy of Cake Envy in Hawaii appeared on our Cooking Hawaiian Style show and made this delicious lilikoi (passion fruit) cheesecake - she is the owner of Cake Envy in downtown Honolulu.  Visit her website cakeenvy.net for more info on her delicious cheesecakes!
Posted By: As Seen On OC16
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 1 hr
Total Time 2 hrs 15 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American, Hawaiian
Calories 2861 kcal


Glaze (Gelee)



  • Add cookies to blender, chopper or food processor.  
  • Blend until fine crumbs are formed. Press cookies into a springform pan/mold and put in freezer for 10-15 minutes to form crust.  
  • Bend sugar and cream cheese in mixer until well blended.  
  • Add eggs and continue blending. Stop and scrape sides occasionally and continue blending until ingredients are incorporated.
  •  Add lilikoi concentrate and blend for 1 more minute.  
  • Remove crust from freezer, pour cream cheese mixture over crust.
  • Place pan in water bath and bake at 350 for 60 minutes.

Cheesecake Preparation

  • Once cheesecake is done, you can opt to leave the cheesecake in the oven with the door ajar for 30-45 minutes.  
  • This along with cooking in a water bath will prevent your cheesecake from cracking.
  •  Once at room temperature, place cheesecake in refrigerator for at least 2+ hours.
  •  When ready to server, prepare the glaze.

Glaze (Gelee)

  • Add water, sugar and lilikoi concentrate to a small pot and whisk on medium heat 1-2 minutes.  
  • Add cornstarch and whisk until sauce thickens.  
  • You can allow to cool to room temperature, then pour over entire cheesecake or drizzle on individual pieces.


Calories: 2861kcalCarbohydrates: 448gProtein: 137gFat: 60gSaturated Fat: 15gPolyunsaturated Fat: 17gMonounsaturated Fat: 23gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 736mgSodium: 5650mgPotassium: 2461mgFiber: 3gSugar: 366gVitamin A: 1734IUVitamin C: 18mgCalcium: 2536mgIron: 9mg
Keyword Cake, Cake Recipe, Cheese Cake, Lilikoi Cheese Cake, Passion Fruit Cake, Fruit Cake, Dessert Recipes, Baking Recipes
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