WHITE CHOCOLATE BERRY CHEESECAKE

 

  • Cooking Time: 1 Hour
  • Servings: 16
  • Preparation Time: 1 hour

Ingredients

  • 1 cup chocolate graham cracker crumbs
  • 3 tablespoons white sugar
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 1 (10 ounce) package frozen mixed berries
  • 2 tablespoons white sugar
  • 2 teaspoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2 cups white chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup half-and-half cream
  • 3 (8 ounce) packages full-fat cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup white sugar
  • 3 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Directions

  • 1. In a medium bowl, mix together graham cracker crumbs, 3 tablespoons sugar, and melted butter. Press mixture into the bottom of a 8 inch springform pan.
  • 2. In a microwave-proof bowl, heat jam 30 seconds on high. Stir. Microwave for an additional 30 seconds if not completely melted.
  • 3. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
  • 4. In a metal bowl over a pan of simmering water, melt white chocolate chips with half-and-half, stirring occasionally until smooth. OR Microwave chips and half-and-half in a microwave-proof bowl on HIGH for 30 second intervals, stirring in between, until melted.
  • 5. In a large bowl, mix together cream cheese and 1/2 cup sugar until smooth, at least 5 minutes.
  • 6. Add one egg, beat until egg is completely incorporated. Scrape the bowl. Add second egg and repeat. Add third egg and repeat.
  • 7. Blend in vanilla and melted white chocolate. Pour half of batter over crust. Spoon 3 tablespoons raspberry sauce over batter.
  • 8. Pour remaining cheesecake batter into pan, and again spoon 3 tablespoons raspberry sauce over the top. Swirl batter with the tip of a knife to create a marbled effect.
  • 9. Wrap bottom of spring form pan in foil, making sure the foil comes up at least 1 inch on sides. Place in a 9x13 baking pan and pour enough boiling water into the rectangular pan to come up 1/2 inch on the spring form pan.
  • 10. Bake for 55 to 60 minutes, or until filling is set. Cool, cover with plastic wrap, and refrigerate for 8 hours before removing from pan.

Notes

I found this recipe online and tweaked it. It is my most popular cheesecake.

Categories: Cheesecake 

Author Credit: CindyAnn at AllRecipes.com

Website Credit: http://www.allrecipes.com

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