A wise person once said that there isn’t such thing as too much chocolate, so we decided to run with it! This Triple Chocolate Cheesecake recipe is a chocoholics dream and it uses our heavenly Triple Chocolate Cookies as the base. Share your photos with us on social media and make sure to tag @Ringtons.
For the biscuit base:
200g Triple Chocolate Cookies, crushed
For the cheesecake:
900g full fat cream cheese
200g caster sugar
4 tbsp cocoa powder
2 tsp vanilla extract
284ml sour cream
100g dark chocolate, melted
2-3 tbsp milk
284ml double cream
Chocolate curls to decorate
- Preheat the oven to 180 degrees C/Gas Mark 4. Grease and line a 23cm round springform tin. Mix together melted butter and Triple Chocolate Cookies, press firmly into base of tin, bake for 10 minutes.
- Turn oven up to 240 degrees C/Gas Mark 9. In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese and sugar until smooth. Whisk in cocoa, vanilla, eggs, sour cream and half the melted chocolate. Stir milk into remaining chocolate until runny, set aside.
- Pour the cheese mixture into the prepared tin, bake for 10 minutes then turn oven down to 110 degrees C/Gas Mark ¼ for 25-30 minutes until the filling is set with a slight wobble in the centre. Turn off the oven, open the door slightly and leave to cool for 2 hours then chill overnight.
- Remove from tin, to decorate, whip the cream until it holds its shape, spread over cheesecake and drizzle with reserved chocolate sauce, top with chocolate curls if desired.
Recipe by Katie Simmons