Introduction: Pepperminty Double Chocolate Cheesecake
From birthday to Christmas, this cheesecake is awesomely heaven!
Step 1: Ingredients and Method
27 chocolate wafer cookies
10 green striped mint candies, crush finely
4 tbsp butter, melted
4 packages cream cheese (32 oz), room temperature
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup sour cream
2 tbsp flour
2 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 cup heavy cream (35 %)
4 large eggs
1 box white chocolate, melted
1 box dark chocolate, melted in 1 cup of heavy cream (35 %)
Heat oven to 325 F.
Place a pan filled 2" water on the very lowest rack
Mix cookies and crushed candies in your food processor, very well. Pour mixture crush onto springform pan and mix with melted butter, press evenly. Bake 5 minute, cool
Beat next cream cheese, sugar, sour cream, flour, vanilla extract and 1/2 cup of heavy cream, for 1 minutes.
Add in eggs, beat for another 2 minutes
Take about 1 cup of cream cheese batter and mix with melted white chocolate, stir very well
Pour back in the mixture into cream cheese batter, beat for 1 minute
Pour into crust, bake for 1 hour
Turn off oven, let cake sit in oven with door slightly ajar for another 1 hour
Remove cake from pan, place on rack set in jelly roll pan.
Bring 1 cup of heavy cream to a boil, remove from heat. Add dark chocolate, stir quickly to melt
Pour glaze onto and coat cheesecake evenly
Step 2: Enjoy~
To decorate cheesecake as mine, I cut strips of parchment paper, lie them on cheesecake and sprinkle uncovered area with crushed candies.