Auntie Betty’s Double Chocolate Cheesecake

Title: Auntie Betty’s Double Chocolate Cheesecake
Categories: Cheesecakes, Chocolate, Family, Favorites
Yield: 1 Servings

1/2 c Chocolate cream wafers (1/2
-pkg), crumbled
1/4 c Butter (NO MARGARINE);
1/2 c Macadamia nuts

3 pk (8 oz) cream cheese
1 c Sugar
4 Eggs
8 1 oz squares semisweet
-chocolate OR
12 oz Semisweet chocolate chips
2 ts Vanilla extract

2 c Sour cream
3 tb Sugar
1 ts Vanilla

——————————–FINAL TOUCH——————————–
1 1.5 oz Hershey Bar; frozen

CRUST: Roll out chocolate cream wafers on wax paper. Mix crumbled wafers,
butter and nuts in the bottom of a 10″ spring form pan. Using a piece of
wax paper, press mixture evenly in the bottom of the pan. Place pan in
refrigerator or freezer while preparing the filling.

FILLING: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large bowl beat cream cheese
until fluffy. Gradually add sugar. Beat in eggs one at a time until well
blended. Stir in chocolate and vanilla. Mix well. Pour on top of prepared
crust and bake 50 minutes. Remove from oven. Turn oven off and close door.

TOPPING: Combine sour cream, sugar and vanilla. Spread over cheesecake.
Return to oven, but do not reheat oven. Leave in warm oven for 10 minutes
with the door closed. Open door and leave cake in oven for an additional 20
minutes. Remove cake from oven. Allow cake to cool on wire rack.

FINAL TOUCH: Freeze Hershey bar. When cake is cooled, shave frozen
chocolate on top of cake. Refrigerate overnight.

NOTES : E hele mai oukou e ai! (Come and eat!) Recipe by: Betty Sullivan
Posted to TNT – Prodigy’s Recipe Exchange Newsletter by (MS MARY E SPERO) on Aug 28, 1997