Andes Mint Mini Cheesecakes

1
Beth Pierce

By
@smalltownwoman

This delectable and adorable Andes Mint Mini Cheesecakes Recipe combines chocolate graham cracker crust with creamy mint flavored cheesecake all topped with a swirl of rich chocolate and Andes Mint Candies. These little cuties make great party desserts and can be prepared and frozen ahead of time.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Comments:
Serves:
14
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 c
    chocolate graham cracker crumbs
  • 2 Tbsp
    sugar
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter melted
  • 2
    (8 ounce) boxes of cream cheese softened
  • 1/4 c
    plus 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1
    large egg
  • 1 tsp
    mint extract
  • 4
    drops green food coloring
  • 1 1/4 c
    chocolate chips
  • 15
    andes mints coarsely chopped.

How to Make Andes Mint Mini Cheesecakes

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees and spray mini cheesecake pan with non stick baking spray.
  2. Combine graham crackers, 2 tablespoons sugar and butter. Divide in the mini cheesecake pan evenly. Press down gently with a spoon.
  3. In a stand mixer blend cream cheese and 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar until smooth and creamy. Add the egg, mint extract and food coloring: mix just until incorporated on low. Spoon cream cheese mixture over the chocolate graham crackers; dividing evenly.
  4. Bake for 25 minutes. Turn off the oven, prop open the oven door with a wooden spoon and allow the cheesecakes to cool down slowly.
  5. Remove from oven and chill for several hours or overnight before removing from pan.
  6. Melt chocolate chips in microwave according to manufacturers instructions. Top each mini cheesecake with a heaping tablespoon of chocolate and a few pieces of Andes mints.

Printable Recipe Card





Show 2 Comments & Reviews

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room For Dessert

31 Reasons Why There's Always Room for Dessert

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

We all know that we have a second stomach. The one that magically appears just when we think we can't eat another bite and then get a glimpse at dessert....

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

A Bundt pan can transform a basic cake or pound cake recipe into a beautiful and festive dessert. The next time you want to impress your family with your baking...