STREAMING NOW: Eden Eats

Best Chocolate Cheesecake

Want more from Genius Kitchen?

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.

Learn More
“This is from a Jean Pare book, and it really is the best. Freezes well too. Cook time does not include time for cooling and chilling.”
READY IN:
1hr 50mins
SERVES:
12-16
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Crust: Melt butter in saucepan.
  2. Stir in crumbs, sugar and cocoa.
  3. Mix well.
  4. Press into bottom and 3/4 way up sides of ungreased 10 inch springform pan.
  5. Do not bake.
  6. Filling: Beat cream cheese and sugar until blended.
  7. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating after each addition.
  8. Mix in sour cream.
  9. Combine chocolate chips and butter in saucepan over low heat until melted.
  10. Stir often.
  11. Add chocolate to cheese mixture.
  12. Pour into prepared pan.
  13. Bake in 325 degree oven for about 90 minutes until center is firm.
  14. Cool at room temperature, then chill.
  15. Top with whipped cream, raspberries and shaved chocolate.

Watch more

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a
SORT BY: