Chocolate Cheesecake, a simple yet elegant offering

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Chocolate Cheesecake over a chocolate crust. The perfect dessert to serve family and friends.
Chocolate Cheesecake

While I prefer whole grain, naturally sweetened baked goods, every now and again, my dear husband requires a dessert that is a bit more indulgent. This Chocolate Cheesecake is just such a dessert. It is rich, chocolatey and cheesecake, all his favorite flavors in one! 

Chocolate Cheesecake
adapted from Taste of Home
350-degree oven

1 c dry crumbs (graham cracker, chocolate wafer or plain dry bread crumbs)
3 T melted butter
1/4 c sugar
3 T dry cocoa

Combine and press into the bottom of a 9-inch spring-form pan, set aside.

2 c semi-sweet chocolate chips

Melt chocolate chips using the microwave, set aside until needed. 

2 8 oz packages of cream cheese
2 T flour
3/4 c sugar
2 eggs
1 t vanilla
reserved melted chocolate

Beat cream cheese, flour, and sugar until creamy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each. Add vanilla, mix well. 

Fold in the reserved melted chocolate chips, mix in completely. 

Carefully spoon cheese mixture into the spring-form pan, bake 45-60 minutes or until done in your oven.

Chocolate Cheesecake, fresh from the oven.

Let cool in the pan 15 minutes, remove the spring side piece. Cool completely, before serving. 


You may also enjoy these additional cheesecake recipes!

Mint Oreo Cheesecake.

Perfectly Plain Cheesecake.

Lemon Cheesecake with Lemon Curd.

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  1. My husband's favorite dessert is anything cheesecake! I'll bookmark this.

  2. I made a Double Chocolate Pumpkin Cheesecake for Christmas dinner, I haven't made one in years.

    1. I keep seeing pumpkin and chocolate together in recipes, I will need to give that a try. Thanks for stopping by.

  3. I can't wait to try this! It looks amazing! Thanks for sharing on the Homesteader Hop!!

  4. My husband loves cheesecake & I love chocolate...this is the perfect "meet in the middle" desert for us! Thanks for sharing on the Homestead Blog Hop!

  5. Ths looks yummy! Nothing better than chocolate!

    1. I hope you enjoy this cheesecake. Thanks for stopping by.


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