Chocolate Cheesecake

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"Not the best cheesecake I've ever had...but certainly delicious. It's not overly sweet which I liked, but I would have preferred a stronger chocolate flavor. Next time I'll try using an imported chocolate, because Hershey's just didn't cut it. I made a raspberry sauce to go with it. "

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Top-ranked recipe named "Chocolate Cheesecake"

4.2 avg, 16 review(s) 93% would make again


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1 1/2 c Heavy cream
8 1/2 oz Chocolate Wafers; Fine Crush
12 oz Semi-sweet Chocolate Chips
1 ts Vanilla extract
1/2 c Butter; melted
1/4 c Sugar
4 large Eggs
16 oz Cream Cheese; Softened
1/2 c Heavy Cream; Whipped (Opt.)

Original recipe makes 16



In large bowl, combine chocolate wafer crumbs and butter. Pat fimly into 9-inch springform pan, covering bottom and 2 1/2 inches up sides. Chill. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Combine over hot (not boiling) water, chocolate chips and heavy cream. Stir until morsels are melted and mixture is smooth. Set aside. In large bowl, combine cream cheese and sugar, beating untl creamy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Add chocolate mixture and vanilla, mix until blended. Pour into prepared crust. Bake at 325 degrees F. for 60 minutes. Turn oven off. Let stand in oven with door ajar 1 hour. Remove, cool completely. Chill 24 hours. Decorate edge with whipped cream, if desired.

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turned out perfectly!!! followed the recipe exactly :-)
Schager82 4 months ago
Great taste
jarelle 11 month ago
LoonDawg 1 year ago
Family loved it
celestec1041 1 year ago
whiskey8888 1 year ago
Is this recipe good?
StaleyReina 1 year ago
Tasteful recipe, so good :oD
Abnoba 1 year ago
Not real chocolately but good.
Good2bme 1 year ago
Awesome! Very simple and really tasty!
maryanafernandez 1 year ago
Very nice cheesecake. Im a chef and put this on our specials board. Its selling very well.
12mitch3 2 years ago
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