ALMOND JOY BITS CHEESECAKE SQUARES!

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Carol Junkins

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@CarolAJ

This is a recipe from Hershey's, soo you know it will be good !
Has sour cream , almond extract and cream cheese in them ~ with a Chocolate Crumb Crust (recipe follows) now what more could we possibly ask for?????

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
about 24 squares
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
55 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CHOCOLATE CRUMB CRUST:

  • ·
    in medium bowl, stir together 1`1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs, 1/3 cup sugar, 1/4 cup hershey's cocoa and 1/3 cup melted butter or margarine.
  • SQUARES:

  • 3 pkg
    (8`oz each) cream cheese, softened
  • 3/4 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1
    container (8`oz.) dairy sour cream
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp
    almond extract
  • 3
    eggs
  • 1 2/3 c
    (10`oz pkg.) almond joy coconut & almond bits (pictured above)
  • MILK CHOCOLATE DRIZZLE:

  • ·
    in small microwave-safe bowl, place 2/3 cup hershey's milk choc. chips and 1`1/2 teaspoons shortening (do not use butter, margarine or oil) and microwave (100%) 1 minute, stir until melted.

How to Make ALMOND JOY BITS CHEESECAKE SQUARES!

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 325 Degrees.
    Prepare the crust :
    In medium bowl, stir together graham crackers, sugar, Hershey's cocoa and melted butter or margarine. Press mixture into bottom of pan. 13x9x2
  2. Prepare the Filling:
    In large mixer bowl, beat cream cheese and sugar until well blended. Gradually add flour, beating until blended. Add sour cream, vanilla, almond extract and eggs; beat until blended. Stir in bits. Pour over crust. Bake 55-60 minutes or until set. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Cover; refrigerate at least 6 hours.
  3. DRIZZLE:
    Drizzle milk chocolate drizzle over top of cheesecake. Refrigerate about 15 minutes or until drizzle is set. Cut into squares. Cover . refrigerate leftover cheesecake.
    About 24 servings.

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About ALMOND JOY BITS CHEESECAKE SQUARES!

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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