Tremendous Cheesecake Brownies

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Andy Anderson !

By
@ThePretentiousWichitaChef

I like a good brownie, and I love a good cheesecake, so why not combine the two together… It’s a marriage made in heaven.

This dish is not about ingredients, as much as it is about presentation.

So, you ready… Let’s get into the kitchen.

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Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

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PLAN/PURCHASE

CHEESCAKE INGREDIENTS

8 oz
cream cheese, room temperature
1/4 c
sugar, granulated variety, or sugar substitute
1 large
egg
1 tsp
vanilla
1 medium
lemon, just the zest

BROWNIE INGREDIENTS

4 Tbsp
sweet butter, unsalted (use clarified, if possible)
1/2 c
semi sweet chocolate
1/2 c
bitter sweet chocolate
1/2 c
sugar, granulated variety, or sugar substitute
2 large
eggs
2/3 c
flour, all-purpose variety
1/2 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt, kosher variety, fine grind

How to Make Tremendous Cheesecake Brownies

Step-by-Step

  • 1PREP/PREPARE
  • 2THE CHEESECAKE
  • 3Gather your ingredients.
  • 4Place all of the ingredients for the cheesecake into a bowl.
  • 5Use a whisk or blender stick to thoroughly mix all the ingredients, and reserve.
  • 6THE BROWNIE
  • 7Add some water to a double boiler, and place over medium heat.
  • 8Add the butter, and both types of chocolate.
  • 9Stir the mixture until blended.
  • 10Remove from the heat, and then add the sugar, and eggs.
  • 11Stir until fully incorporated.
  • 12Add the flour, baking powder and salt to a large bowl, and whisk to combine.
  • 13Add the melted chocolate, and stir until fully incorporated.
  • 14THE ASSEMBLY
  • 15Chef’s Note: I’m using a mini cheesecake pan to bake these; however, you could put them into simple paper baking cups.
  • 16Place a rack in the middle position, and preheat the oven to 320 (160c).
  • 17Add 1 tablespoon of the brownie mix to the bottom of the paper baking cup, or pan.
  • 18Add 1 tablespoon of the cheesecake mixture to the top of the brownie mix.
  • 19Complete by adding 1 tablespoon of brownie mix to the top.
  • 20Chef’s Note: Repeat for the remaining brownie/cheesecakes.
  • 21Place into the preheated oven until fully baked, about 20 to 25 minutes.
  • 22Chef's Note: Allow to fully cool before serving.
  • 23PLATE/PRESENT
  • 24Place one on a serving dish, and garnish with a bit of whipped cream, and maybe a lemon twist. Enjoy.
  • 25Keep the faith, and keep cooking.

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About Tremendous Cheesecake Brownies

Course/Dish: Chocolate
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Heirloom




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