Baked chocolate cheesecake

This cheesecake is absolutely divine!
 
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Recipe from: 5 January 2016
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 1h
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 200
    g
    chocolate digestive biscuits
  • 50
    g
    butter, softened
  • 200
    g
    Cadbury’s Bourneville chocolate
  • 100
    ml
    double cream
  • 2
    organic eggs
  • 85
    g
    castor sugar
  • 500
    g
    creamed cottage cheese
  • TO SERVE:
  • 100
    g
    Lindt Lindor slab (optional)
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Lightly grease the sides of a 20cm diameter springform tin and preheat the oven to 150°C.

Roughly break up the biscuits and process in a food processor along with the butter until crumbly but coming together.

Press into the base of the tin.

Melt the chocolate in a bowl over a pot of just-simmering water and stir in the cream.

Whisk the eggs and sugar until thick and pale. Beat in the cottage cheese, fold in the chocolate and cream mixture and pour into the tin.

Bake for one hour and then switch off the oven and leave to cool.

For a completely decadent chocolate cheesecake, melt the slab of Lindor (as with the other chocolate) and drizzle over the top before serving.

Words and image: Fairlady

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