Chocolate Orange Cheesecake Recipe

Looking for an easy Chocolate orange cheesecake recipe? Learn how to make Chocolate orange cheesecake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by niwyar

Makes 12 servings



Cheesecakes can be made well in advance and chilled overnight in the fridge to save any last minute stress when entertaining. This delicious cheesecake combines two favourite ingredients ? chocolate and orange

Recipe Ingredients for Chocolate orange cheesecake

200 g soft light brown sugar
600 g tubs Philadelphia light cream cheese
250 g mascarpone
3 eggs,
3 tablespoons cocoa powder, sieved
2 tsp oranges finely grated rind
1 orange juice
150 ml whipping cream
200 g plain chocolate
175 g chocolate orange digestive biscuits, crushed
50 g butter, melted

Recipe Directions for Chocolate orange cheesecake

  1. Base line with non-stick parchment paper, a 20cm round spring release cake tin. Stir the digestive biscuit crumbs into the melted butter and then press into the base of the tin. Put in the fridge to chill.

  2. Place the light brown sugar, the Philadelphia cheese, mascarpone, eggs and cocoa powder in a food processor and whiz until smooth.

  3. Stir in the orange rind and juice

  4. Gently heat together the whipping cream and chocolate until the chocolate is melted, then add to the main cheesecake mixture. Mix well. Pour on top of the crumb base.

  5. Place the cake tin on a baking tray. Put in the oven on shelf position 1 and bake on Fan plus function at 180C for 50 minutes. The cheesecake will still appear slightly wobbly in the centre. Remove from the oven and leave to cool. Chill overnight.

Categories

Cheese, Chocolate, Citrus, Dessert, Advance

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 155.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
452
Calories from Fat
240
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.7g
41%
Saturated Fat
9.1g
46%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
78mg
26%
Sodium
397mg
17%
Potassium
77mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
39.4g
13%
Dietary Fiber
2.8g
11%
Sugars
24.0g
Protein
12.3g
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 27% Iron 2%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D+
    Bad points
  • High in sugar
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