Frosted Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Debbie Deverill Recipe

By Debbie Deverill desertgal

A heavenly luscious dessert


Recipe Rating:
 1 Rating
Serves:
12
Prep Time:
Cook Time:

Ingredients

2 c
chocolate wafer crumbs
6 Tbsp
butter, melted
3 (8) oz
cream cheese, softened
1 c
sugar
1 tsp
vanilla extract
3 large
eggs, lightly beaten
1 c
miniature semisweet chocolate chips
1 (4) oz
milk chocolate candy bar, chopped
2 c
whipped topping
1/4 c
sliced almonds, toasted

Directions

1
In a small bowl, combine wafer crumbs and butter. Press onto the bottom and 1-1/2 in. up the sides of a greased 9-in. springform pan. Chill for 15 minutes or until set.
2
In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese, sugar and vanilla until smooth. Add eggs; beat on low speed just until combined. Stir in chocolate chips. Pour into crust.
3
Place pan on a baking sheet. Bake at 325° for 55-60 minutes or until center is almost set. Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Carefully run a knife around edge of pan to loosen; cool 1 hour longer. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
4
For frosting, in a microwave-safe bowl, melt candy bar; stir until smooth. Cool to room temperature. Gradually stir in whipped topping. Frost top of cheesecake; garnish with almonds. Refrigerate leftovers.
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    Stephanie Effort divynelyeblessed - Oct 27, 2010
    Well, I have to leave a comment b4 I try this...I think I am going to like baking this cheesecake. Not a fan of chocolate, but I know a lot of people that are! Will use for the holidays, thanks for sharing! BTW I am a visual person, if it looks good it will taste good, my rule :)! Can u freeze it? (abbreviations come fr being on FB)