No Bake Mini Cheesecake in A Jar (Cookies 'n Cream)
Recipe type: Dessert
Serves: 4
This No Bake Mini Cheesecake is a perfect party dessert! You can substitute the cookies for fruit, crushed chocolate bars or any other type of cheesecake filling you'd like.
  • 1½ cups graham cracker crumbs
  • ½ cup butter, melted
  • ¼ cup granulated white sugar
  • 4 canning jars with lids
  • 1 (8 ounce) cream cheese package, softened
  • 1 cup frozen whipped topping, thawed
  • ⅔ cup granulated white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 10 chocolate wafer cookies, crushed
  1. Mix graham cracker crumbs, melted butter and ¼ cup sugar together in a bowl.
  2. Press ¼ of the graham cracker mixture into the bottom of each jar.
  3. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese, whipped topping, ⅔ cup sugar and vanilla until smooth and fluffy.
  4. Add crushed cookies (save 4 cookies for toppings) and beat until well mixed.
  5. Spoon ¼ of the cream cheese mixture into each jar.
  6. Top each with one crushed cookie.
  7. Seal jars with lids and refrigerate until serving time.
Recipe by Moms & Munchkins at