Oreo Cheesecake Cupcakes with Chocolate Ganache
20 Oreo cookies ( 12 left whole for the bottom of cupcakes and 8 chopped for the filling)
¾ cup powdered sugar
1 lbs cream cheese
2 egg whites
pinch of salt
¼ cup heavy cream
¼ cup chocolate chips
Preheat oven to 300 F. Line standard muffin tins with paper liners and place 1 whole Oreo cookie in the bottom of each cup.
Beat together cream cheese and powdered sugar until it’s smooth.
Add eggs whites one at a time and mix until combined but use medium speed and do not over mix it.
Add pinch of salt and mix.
Fold in coarsely chopped Oreo cookies
Fill each cup over the Oreo cookie , almost to the top
Bake for about 25 minutes (until the centers apear set and the toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean).
To make chocolate ganache, melt the chocolate and stir in the heavy cream until combine evenly.
With a spoon spread the ganache over the cooled cupcakes and let them cool completely at room temperature before store them in the fridge.