Decadent Brownie Cheesecake

Annamaria Settanni McDonald

By
@ArtByASM

This is my favorite brownie cheesecake that I make. The combo of cheesecake and brownie is so heavenly and decadent! A family favorite too!

Rating:
★★★★★ 7 votes
Comments:
Serves:
12-16
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
50 Min

Ingredients

BROWNIE LAYER

1
fudge brownie mix for 13x 9 inch pan

CHEESECAKE LAYER

3
8oz. packages of cream cheese, softened
1
14 oz. can sweetened condensed milk
3
eggs
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1/2 c
mini semi sweet chocolate chips

GARNISH (OPTIONAL)

1
tub of whip cream
1/2 c
mini semi sweet chocolate chips

Step-By-Step

1HEAT oven to 350°F. Spray bottom only of 9-inch springform pan with no-stick cooking spray. Prepare brownie according to package directions for chewy brownies. Reserve 3/4 cup brownie batter for cheesecake. Spread rest evenly in prepared pan.
2BAKE 25-30 minutes or until set
3BEAT cream cheese until fluffy in large bowl. Gradually beat in sweetened condensed milk. Add eggs and vanilla; mix well. Stir in chocolate chips. Pour into prepared pan. Add a lttle less than a 1/4 cup water to reserved brownie batter and mix well. Drop spoonfuls of brownie batter randomly over cream cheese mixture. Swirl with tip of knife to create marbled effect.
4REDUCE oven temperature to 300°F. Bake 50 minutes or until set. Cool. Chill thoroughly. Remove side of springform pan. Garnish as desired.
5NOTE: Chocolate chips may fall to the bottom of brownie layer during baking.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy