Cheesecake is a weakness for me. I love cheesecake. I could sit in cheesecake. I have a plethora of cheesecake recipes. Let's shout it from the rooftops: VIVA LA CHEESECAKE!!! Creamy, dreamy, smooth and delicious. There's just nothing like it. I don't have words for this one. Well, I have one word. OHMYSTARSANDGARTERS!!! Make it. Make it today. Make it today and become a hero in your family's eyes.
1 ½ cups flour
½ cup sugar
½ cup (1 stick) butter
½ cup finely chopped macadamia nuts – toasted
4 1-ounce squares white baking chocolate – grated
1 egg – beaten
flour and sugar. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs.
Stir in the nuts, chocolate and egg. Mix well then press onto the bottom
and up the sides (about 1 inch or so) of a greased 9-inch springform
8 1-ounce squares white baking chocolate – chopped
1/3 cup heavy cream
1 tablespoon vanilla
3 8-ounce packages cream cheese – softened
1 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk
Raspberries – fresh or frozen
heavy cream in a small saucepan over medium heat. Do not boil. Add
chopped chocolate and allow to set for about 10 minutes. Stir to melt
chocolate and combine. Add vanilla. Keep warm.
cream cheese and sweetened condensed milk, mixing at medium speed until
well blended. Add the eggs, one at a time. Stir in chocolate mixture.
Sprinkle raspberries over chilled crust to
cover. Pour cheesecake mixture over raspberries. Bake at 325 degrees for
1 hour and 20 minutes or until no longer “jiggly” in the middle. Loosen
cake from rim of pan. Cool before removing rim. Chill and garnish with
Welcome to Simple Fare, Fairly Simple. This is a place for me to post recipes of all kinds...along with other miscellaneous fodder from my so-called life here in the south. Who knows what you will find here. Could be anything from my husband...known as IT Guy...to my kids and beautiful grandbabies that are growing up way too fast right before my eyes. But...mostly this will be a place for food. I hope you'll see something you like and if you decide to try something from the list...leave me a comment and let me know!