This Summer Berry Cheesecake recipe has a buttery biscuit base, a cheesecake filled with all my favourite berries. It is decorated with double cream and more Berries.

This Cheesecake has been on my blog for a while now, so I thought it was about time I gave it a little bit of an update. The recipe has pretty much stayed the same, but I have updated the photos.

I love how summery and light this cheesecake is. It is perfect for a summer get together or a barbeque.

In the cheesecake I used Strawberries, Blueberries, Raspberries and Blackberries but you can use any of your favourite summer fruits.

Biscuit Base

This summer berry cheesecake is made similarly to my No Bake Tablet Cheesecake and my No-Bake Galaxy Caramel Cheesecake. To make the base I used Hobnobs, but you could use any plain biscuit you fancy.

Pop them into a food processor and blitz until they are a fine crumb. If you don’t have a food processor, don’t worry, pop the biscuits into a food safe bag and bash them with a rolling pin until they resemble a fine crumb.

Next, add the butter and either blitz again until the crumbs resemble wet sand. Or add your biscuits and butter into a large bowl and mix until they resemble wet sand.

Pour the mixture into your tin and press it down either using your hands or the back of a spoon.

For this recipe I used an 8” Round Springform Tin just because I find it easier to get the cheesecake out. I also don’t line the tin either, as I just find it is quite messy and pretty impossible to get the paper off the bottom of the cheesecake.

Once you have pressed the biscuit into the bottom of the cake tin leave it to one side or pop into the fridge.

Summer Berry Cheesecake

Before we start making the cheesecake first, we need to prepare our fruit. I cut the Strawberries into halves and quarters but you can make them smaller if you prefer. I just like when are eating a slice of the cheesecake you get a lovely big chunk of fruit. For the raspberries, blueberries and blackberries I just washed these I didn’t bother to cut them but again it is completely up to yourself.

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Pop them into a bowl and leave to one side.

To make the cheesecake start by mixing together the Soft Cheese and icing sugar until it is completely combined and starting to thicken. I use the whisk attachment on a medium speed on my stand mixer, but you could use a hand whisk or a wooden spoon if you prefer.

Turn your mixer down to a slow speed and slowly add the double cream. If you are using a hand mixer or a wooden spoon and can’t mix and pour at the same time add the cream gradually.

Once all the cream is added turn your mixer up and mix on a medium/high speed until the mixture is thick and holds its own shape.

Add your fruit now and instead of mixing in the mixer, fold it through using a spatula. I find the easiest way to fold is by going around the side of the bowl and folding the mixture into the centre of the bowl and then cut through the centre again folding the mixture in on itself.

Once the fruit is evenly distributed add the mixture on top of your biscuit base. Smooth it out using your spatula or a cake smoother and then pop it into the fridge to set. I would recommend leaving the cheesecake to set overnight but for at least a minimum of four hours.

Decoration

Once your cheesecake has set remove it from your cake tin. If the edges are a bit bumpy or have any gaps run around the side of it with either a cake smoother or a knife.

Pop your cheesecake onto your serving plate and leave to one side.

In a large bowl whip, your double cream until it is stiff peaks and put it into a piping bag. I used a Wilton 1M Piping Nozzle and these piping bags. Leave your piping bag to one side and prepare your fruit.

Just like before, I washed all my fruit and then left the Raspberries, Blackberries and Blueberries and didn’t cut them. For the Strawberries I left a few of them whole and the rest I cut them into halves and quarters.

I piped the double cream around the edge of the cheesecake and filled with centre with the fruit. Finally, I added some fruit to the top of my double cream swirls and sprinkled over some freeze-dried strawberries.

Updates

I have increased the amount of cheesecake filling to make this a slightly larger cheesecake. I also used hobnobs in the base instead of a mixture of biscuits.

Alternatives

As I said above you can use any fruit you like in the cheesecake why not just use Strawberries and make a Strawberry Cheesecake or use a completely different fruit instead.

If you can’t get a hold of any Hobnob Biscuits, you can use any plain biscuit you fancy like a Digestive or if you are in the US you could use a Graham Cracker.

Equipment

8” Spring Form Tin

Spatula

Mixing Bowl

Scales

Piping Tip

Piping Bag

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No-Bake Summer Berry Cheesecake

Sarah Mark
This Summer Berry Cheesecake recipe has a buttery biscuit base, a cheesecake filled with all my favourite berries. It is decorated with double cream and more berries.
5 from 9 votes
Prep Time 30 mins
Cook Time 8 hrs
Decorating Time 20 mins
Total Time 8 hrs 50 mins
Servings 12 servings

Ingredients
  

For the Bisucit Base

  • 125 g Unsalted Butter Melted
  • 350 g Hobnobs

For the Cheesecake

  • 100 g Strawberries
  • 700 g Soft Cheese
  • 150 g Icing Sugar
  • 300 ml Double Cream
  • 75 g Blueberries
  • 75 g Raspberries
  • 75 g Blackberries

To Decorate

  • 300 ml Double Cream
  • 1 tbsp Icing Sugar
  • Leftover Berries

Instructions
 

To Make the Base

  • In a food processor blitz your biscuits to a crumb. Add the butter and pulse for 20-30 seconds until the butter is incorporated and the biscuits now resemble wet sand.
  • Pour the mixture into your cake tin and press down with the back of a spoon, untilthe entire base is covered by the biscuit and it nice and level.
  • Leave to one side.

To Make the Cheesecake

  • Wash your fruit and cut the strawberries into halves and quarters and leave to one side.
  • In a bowl mix together the soft cheese and icing sugar, until it is nice and thick.
  • Pour in the double cream, while mixing on a slow speed. The mixture should be thick and holds its shape. To test it hold the bowl upside down, if it doesn't fallout its ready.
  • Finally, fold through all your berries.
  • Pour the mixture into the cake tin and smooth. Put the mixture in the fridge to set overnight (or at least 8 hours).

To Decorate

  • Remove the cheesecake from your cake tin.
  • Whip the double cream until it is thick. If you would like to sweeten the cream add a tablespoon of icing sugar.
  • Pipe the double cream onto the top of the cheesecake and decorate using the left over berries.

If you do have any questions about this No-Bake Summer Berry Cheesecake or any other recipes on my blog you can contact me either by sending me a DM on social media or an email. You can find all my details on the right-hand side of this page.

32 Comments

  • Sarah

    2 July 2020 at 5:22 pm

    What a great treat to make during the summer. And the fact that it’s no-bake means it’s perfect to make on those warmer days. I have never made a cheesecake before but I’m willing to give it a try. I’ll have to get my hands on some fresh berries so I can try this one.

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:19 pm

      It would be perfect for warmer summer days if you didn’t want to be stuck in the kitchen with the oven on and it is so quick and easy to make.

  • Nic | Nic’s Adventures & Bakes

    2 July 2020 at 8:55 pm

    5 stars
    Thanks for sharing, this looks lovely and perfect for this time of year 🙂

    Nic | Nic’s Adventures & Bakes

  • Vanessa

    3 July 2020 at 10:53 am

    5 stars
    Cheesecake is one of my favorite desserts! 😍😍 It turned out so beautiful, you’re really talented! 😉😉😉

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:18 pm

      Cheesecake is one of my favourites too! Thank you!

  • Kelly Diane

    13 July 2020 at 1:46 pm

    5 stars
    Oh my gosh this looks absolutely delicious. I love cheesecakes so I need to make this one.

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:17 pm

      Thank you!! Do it! I hope you enjoy it!

  • Brooke

    13 July 2020 at 2:41 pm

    I have never thought to fold berries right into the cheesecake before. It looks so pretty and is a great way to eat more fruit too. Yum!

  • Janelle | thenellybean

    13 July 2020 at 2:49 pm

    5 stars
    This looks so fresh and tasty, perfect for summer!

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:16 pm

      It is such a light cheesecake it would be perfect for summer!

  • Jenny in Neverland

    13 July 2020 at 3:27 pm

    5 stars
    Oh good grief that looks almost criminal. I think I’d be able to do something like this as I’m better at no-bake things than actually baking haha! This is absolutely perfect for Summer 🙂

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:20 pm

      No-bakes are so much easier than actually baking haha and this is the perfect dessert for summer!

  • Giulia

    13 July 2020 at 4:21 pm

    The photos….I wish I could have a piece of this cake! Great post, thanks!

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      16 July 2020 at 12:16 pm

      Thank you!

  • Mark Crone

    18 July 2020 at 2:47 pm

    5 stars
    Another amazing recipe! It looks incredible and delicious, thanks sharing

  • Cassie

    18 July 2020 at 7:21 pm

    Oh my gosh this cheesecake looks amazing! And no bake?!

  • Simona

    10 May 2021 at 10:56 am

    5 stars
    Not only does this look amazing – it is so tasty too! I got to make it for a dinner last week and everyone was raving about it (sadly no pictures as we were too fast at eating it!)

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 7:11 pm

      Thank you! I am so glad you enjoyed it!

  • Elle

    24 May 2021 at 10:31 am

    Oh my days this sounds and looks blooming delicious!! Cheesecake is one of my favourite deserts and the fact this one has berries too… I’ll be making ASAP! Yummy Xo

    Elle – ellegracedeveson.com

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 7:54 pm

      Thank you! I hope you enjoy it!

  • Fadima Mooneira

    24 May 2021 at 12:06 pm

    5 stars
    Oh wow!!!!!!! This looks so yummy! I love desserts that involve berries. Thank you for sharing.

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 7:55 pm

      Thank you!

  • Adam

    24 May 2021 at 12:14 pm

    Heaven! I have got to make this, think I pretty much have everything except the soft cheese.

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 7:55 pm

      Thank you! I hope you enjoy it!

  • Della Driscoll

    24 May 2021 at 3:16 pm

    5 stars
    Hello to the summer recipes!! This looks bloody delicious and perfect for a summer dinner party xx

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 7:59 pm

      Thank you! This would be such a great dessert for a summer garden party!

  • Tiffany McCullough – Metaphysical Mama

    24 May 2021 at 6:41 pm

    This looks so good and perfect for a summer treat! I have to give it a try! Thanks for sharing the recipe!!

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 8:22 pm

      Thank you! I hope you enjoy it!

  • Eleanor Jones

    25 May 2021 at 10:39 am

    Omg this looks amazing, I’m so impressed by your baking skills haha! Thank you for sharing, this looks like the perfect recipe for a summer party x

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 8:23 pm

      Thank you lovely! x

  • Cristina Rosano

    25 May 2021 at 12:23 pm

    This looks glorious! It sounds like a great treat for summer, I need to stock on berries and get some space in the fridge to try it out! x

    1. aspoonfulofvanilla

      31 May 2021 at 8:23 pm

      Thank you! I hope you enjoy it!

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