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                           CHOCOLATE CHEESECAKE 1
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Chocolate                        Cheesecakes
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
   32       oz           Cream cheese,
                         -remove from wrappers and
                         -soften
                         -in microwave 2 minutes.
    1 1/4   c            Sugar
    1 1/4   c            Chocolate chips, melted
      1/4   c            Cornstarch
      1/2   c            Heavy cream
    5                    Jumbo eggs,
                         -shelled and warmed
                         -in micro 25 secs.
    2       ts           Vanilla or
      1/3   c            Amaretto
                         -topping
    2       c            Sour cream
    1 1/2   ts           Vanilla
      1/4   c            Sugar
 
   If using amaretto you may want to add 1/2 cup chopped
   almonds to crust or cake as well).
   
   Heat oven to 300 with pan of water on bottom shelf.
   
   Cream cheese until light. Add sugar, chocolate and
   beat again. Add eggs one at a time, beating after
   each. Mix in cream, cornstarch and vanilla.
   
   Pour into crust and bake for 65-75 minutes until firm
   around edges and stiff somewhat soft in middle. Run a
   knife around the edge.
   
   TOPPING: Mix and pour over hot cheesecake. Put cake
   back in oven for 5 minutes. Cool cake completely.
   Drizzle with melted chocolate (and almonds if you
   opted for the amaretto). From: Sandee Eveland   Date:
   09-03-93
  
 
 
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