Amasi cheesecake

8 servings Prep: 15 mins
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Unbaked and made with fermented milk and jelly, this cheescake, is a quick fix to a delicious dessert.

By Food24 September 13 2019
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Ingredients (6)

100 g butter
225 g oreo
1 packet strawberry jelly powder
1 cup amasi — very cold
1 lemon — rested
1 cup fresh berries
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Grease the inside of a springform cake tin with butter and line it with cling wrap.

Melt the butter and crush the biscuits finely.

Mix the biscuits with the warm butter and spread this over the base of the cake tin.

Mix the jelly powder with a cup of hot water (or follow package instructions).

Whip the amasi with lemon zest until smooth and add to the warm jelly liquid.

Pour the mixture over the crushed biscuit base.

Put the cheesecake in the fridge to set, preferably overnight or for a few hours at least. Remove it 15 minutes before serving.

Decorate with fresh berries, if you like.

Recipe extract from My Modern African Kitchen by Chef Nti published by Quivertree Publications.Amasi cheesecake

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