White Chocolate Cheesecake

1
Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

A rich, creamy, delicious cheesecake. Can be served with a strawberry sauce.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
40 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    chocolate wafers, crumbs
  • 3 Tbsp
    melted butter
  • 4 pkg
    (8 ounce each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 c
    plus 2 tbsps. sugar
  • 4
    eggs, lightly beaten
  • 2
    egg yolks, lightly beaten
  • 1 Tbsp
    flour
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • 8 oz
    white baking chocolate, melted and cooled
  • STRAWBERRY SAUCE

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2 Tbsp
    cornstarch
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped fresh strawberries

How to Make White Chocolate Cheesecake

Step-by-Step

  1. Crust: Combine crumbs and butter; press onto bottom of 9 inch springform pan.
    Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes.
  2. Cake: In a large bowl, combine the cream cheese, sugar, flour, and vanilla, mixing until well blended.
    Add eggs and yolks, one at a time, beat on low speed after each addition. Stir in white chocolate.
    Pour over crust.
    Place pan on a baking sheet.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 45-50 minutes or until center is just set.
    Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes.
    Carefully run a knife around edge of pan to loosen; cool 1 hour longer.
    Refrigerate overnight.
  4. SAUCE:
    In a large saucepan, combine the sugar, cornstarch and water until smooth.
    Add strawberries.
    Bring to a boil; cook and stir until thickened.
    Remove from the heat.
  5. Spread strawberry sauce over top of cheesecake.
    Refrigerate leftovers.
  6. Variation: White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cheesecake

    Stir in i jar (3 1/2 oz.) macadamia nuts, chopped (about 3/4 cup) into batter.

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About White Chocolate Cheesecake

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American




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