In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires. Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790, American scientist, publisher, diplomat)
The recipe for Jersey Caramel Cheesecake (in a previous post) would serve 8 – 10 people generously and would satisfy 12 after a fair sized meal. It
woud be was unwise for five people to even contemplate attemting this unaided.