Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes Recipe

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Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

Annamaria Settanni McDonald

By
@ArtByASM

Although Mini, these are big in Flavor. Everyone is use to seeing the regular classic mini cheesecakes, I decided to change it up and go for a more decadent eye catching twist, another addition to my love of chocolate!


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Serves:

24

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

CRUST

1 c
vanilla wafer crumbs (about 30 wafers, crushed)
1/2 c
finely chopped pecans
6 Tbsp
sugar
6 Tbsp
cocoa
1/3 c
butter or margarine, melted

CHEESECAKE FILLING

1/2 c
cocoa
2 tsp
pure vanilla extract
3
eggs
3 pkg
(8 oz. each) cream cheese
1/2 stick
butter or margarine, melted
1 can(s)
(14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk

TOPPING

hot fudge topping (you can also make ganache)

Directions Step-By-Step

1
CRUST DIRECTIONS: Stir together all ingredients in medium bowl until well blended.
2
Heat oven to 300°F. Line muffin cups (2-1/2 inches in diameter) with paper bake cups.
3
Prepare CRUMB CRUST. Press about 1 tablespoonful crumbs on bottom of each cup. Beat cream cheese in large bowl until creamy. Alternately add cocoa, butter and vanilla, beating until well blended. Gradually beat in sweetened condensed milk. Add eggs; beat until blended. Spoon into cups.
4
Bake 30 to 35 minutes or until set. Cool completely.* Refrigerate until serving time. Garnish with whipped cream and pecans or with ganache and a raspberry. Cover; refrigerate leftover cheesecakes.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Chocolate