Easy Chocolate Cheesecake
1 pkg. (16.5 oz.) Refrigerated Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
2 pkgs. (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened
1 cup granulated sugar
4 packets (1 oz. each) Pre-Melted Unsweetened Chocolate Flavor
2 containers (8 oz. each) frozen whipped topping, thawed
1/2 cup Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels, melted
PREHEAT oven to 375º F.
Grease a 9-inch springform pan.
SLICE dough into 16 pieces.
Cover bottom of prepared pan with pieces.
Allow to soften for 5 to 10 minutes.
Using fingertips, pat dough gently to cover bottom.
BAKE for 15 to 17 minutes or until light golden brown.
Cool completely in pan on wire rack.
COMBINE cream cheese, sugar and pre-melted chocolate in a large mixing bowl until well blended.
Add whipped topping; stir until just blended. Spoon over cookie crust; smooth top.
Drizzle with melted chocolate.
Cover; refrigerate for 3 to 4 hours or overnight.
Remove sides of pan.