More Great Recipes: Cheesecake

Chocolate Cheesecake


User Avatar
Member since 2007

Serves | Prep Time | Cook Time

Ingredients

8 1/2 ounces chocolate wafer crumbs
1/3 cup butter, melted
2 tablespoons granulated sugar
1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
3 large eggs
1 cup granulated sugar
3 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/8 teaspoon salt
1 cup sour cream
1 cup cream, whipped
2 tablespoons powdered sugar


In a blender or food processor, grind chocolate wafer crumbs until fine. Combine with melted butter, 2 tablespoons sugar, and nutmeg; mix well. Press evenly over the bottom and up the sides of a 9-inch springform pan. Chill.


In a mixer bowl, combine eggs and 1 cup sugar. Beat at high speed until very thick and light. Add softened cream cheese and beat until smooth.


Melt semisweet chocolate chips in the top of a double boiler over hot water. Cool. Blend into the cream cheese mixture with vanilla, salt, and sour cream.


Pour into the prepared pan. Bake at 325°F (160°C) for 1 hour, or just until firm. Cool in the pan on a wire rack. Chill. Remove from the pan. Whip cream with powdered sugar until stiff. Spread over the cheesecake


Pairs Well With


Notes

'CHEF' the Film Cookbook: Recipes from El Jefe
By CHEF the Film

6 Recipes

11242 Downloads
FREE
The Official "Burnt" Movie Cookbook
By Burnt Movie Cookbook

7 Recipes

51067 Downloads
FREE
Disney's Tinker Bell "Secret of the Wings Cookbook"
By BakeSpace Fairies

6 Recipes

445 Downloads
FREE
Torta Cubana
Torta Cubana
Mixed Berry Tart
Mixed Berry Tart
Oreo Balls
Oreo Balls