LOOKING for: Homemade Chocolate Cheesecake

LWOx2January 1, 2004

Hi everyone! I'm a newbie... sort of. I used to be a member a couple of years ago, but never renewed my membership since I never had time to get on anymore with my new job.

A friend of mine would like this recipe...



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Hi LeeAnn,

Here's a tried and true chocolate cheesecake that we like - I don't know if your friend would mind the addition of almond, but I thought I'd post it anyway.

1 1/4 cups graham cracker crumbs
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup cocoa
1/3 cup butter, melted

Mix together, press into bottom of a 9" springform pan.

1 1/4 cups sugar
1/3 cup cocoa
2 T flour
3 (8oz) pkgs cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup sour cream
2 tsp almond extract
1 tsp vanilla
3 eggs

Mix together sugar, cocoa and flour with whisk. Combine cream cheese, sugar mixture and sour cream, beat until smooth. Beat in eggs and extracts on low speed just until combined. Pour over crust. Bake 425 for 10 minutes, reduce heat to 250, bake 55 minutes more. Cool on rack, refrigerate. Garnish with toasted sliced almonds.

    Bookmark   January 3, 2004 at 5:37PM
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her husband doesn't like nuts. thanks tho!

    Bookmark   January 15, 2004 at 11:09AM
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Check this link!

Here is a link that might be useful: Ginger's Rich Chocolate Cheesecake

    Bookmark   January 15, 2004 at 12:35PM
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THANKS!!!!!!!! that's perfect!

    Bookmark   January 17, 2004 at 4:20AM
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Hey Cindy--can i just leave out the nuts?

    Bookmark   January 17, 2004 at 8:13PM
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Yes, the nuts aren't mixed in - they're just on the top.

    Bookmark   January 17, 2004 at 10:09PM
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