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       Title: Tempting Trifle Cheesecake
  Categories: Cheesecakes
       Yield: 10 servings
   1 1/2 c  Soft Coconut Macaroons*             2 tb Sweet Sherry
      24 oz Cream Cheese, Softened              1 ts Vanilla
     3/4 c  Sugar                              10 oz Red Raspberry Preserves
       4 ea Large Eggs                        1/2 c  Whipping Cream, Whipped
     1/2 c  Whipping cream                      1 x  Toasted Slivered Almonds
     1/2 c  Sour Cream                     
   *  Soft coconut macroon cookies crumbs.
   Press crumbs onto bottom of greased 9-inch springform pan.  Bake at 325
   degrees F., 15 minutes.
   Combine cream cheese and sugar, mixing at medium speed on electric mixture
   until well blended.  Add eggs, one at a time, mixing well after each
   addition.  Blend in sour cream, whipping cream, sherry and vanilla; pour
   over crust.  Bake at 325 degrees F., 1 hour and 10 minutes.  Loosen cake
   from rim of pan; cool befroe removing rim of pan.  Chill.
   Heat preserves in saucepan over low heat until melted.  Strain to remove
   seeds.  Spoon over cheesecake, spreading to edges.  Dollop with whipped
   cream; top with almonds.