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CHOCOLATE-AMARETTO CHEESECAKE - Sharon Combs Gillaspie Recipe

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Added: Tuesday, January 27, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
6 Chocolate Wafers, finely crushed
1-1/2 c. Light Cream Cheese
1 c. Sugar
1 c. 1% low-fat Cottage Cheese
1/4 c. plus 2 Tbls Unsweetened Cocoa
1/4 c. Flour
1/4 c. Amaretto
1 tsp. Vanilla Extract
1/4 tsp. Salt
1 Egg
2 Tbsp. Semisweet Chocolate Mini-morsels
Chocolate curls (optional)

Directions:
Directions:
Sprinkle chocolate wafer crumbs in bottom of a 7-inch springform pan. Set aside. Position knife blade in food processor bowl; add cream cheese and next 7 ingredients, processing until smooth. Add egg and process just until blended. Fold in chocolate morsels.

Slowly pour mixture over crumbs in pan. Bake at 300 for 65 to 70 minutes or until cheesecake is set. Let cool in pan on wire rack. Cover and chill at least 8 hours. Remove sides of pan, and transfer cheesecake to a serving platter. Garnish with chocolate curls, if desired.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
30 min. plus bake time
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Only 7 grams of fat and 197 calories per serving for this elegant dessert.

 

 

 

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