These Chocolate Royale Mini Cheesecakes are perfect when you want to celebrate—but only have 20 minutes to get a dessert in the oven.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 12 servings
1 cup graham cracker crumbs
3/4 cup plus 3 Tbsp. sugar, divided
3 Tbsp. butter or margarine, melted
3 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
1 tsp. vanilla
2 pkg. (4 oz. each) BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate, broken into pieces, melted and cooled
3 egg s
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Let's Make It
Heat oven to 325°F.
Mix graham crumbs, 3 Tbsp. sugar and butter until blended; press onto bottoms of 12 paper-lined muffin cups.
Beat cream cheese, remaining sugar and vanilla with mixer until blended. Add chocolate; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, mixing on low speed after each just until blended. Spoon over crusts.
Bake 25 to 30 min. or until centers are almost set. Cool completely. Refrigerate 2 hours.
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Blending Cream Cheese
When blending cream cheese in dessert recipes, make sure the cream cheese and sugar are completely blended, free of lumps and smooth before adding any other ingredients. If the cream cheese is too cold, it will not blend easily. To easily soften cream cheese, place a completely unwrapped package of cream cheese in a microwaveable bowl. Microwave on HIGH 15 sec. or until softened. Add 15 sec. for each additional package of cream cheese.
How to Freeze Baked Cheesecakes
You can freeze baked PHILADELPHIA cheesecakes for up to two months and still enjoy the rich, creamy taste. Prepare cheesecake as directed; omit topping. Cool completely. Wrap cheesecake securely in plastic wrap then with foil. Freeze for up to 2 months. Thaw wrapped cheesecake in refrigerator overnight. Garnish with toppings and serve.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 29g
Saturated Fat 17g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 36g
Dietary Fibers 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.