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                 Chocolate-Amaretto Cheesecake (Make Ahead)
 
 Recipe By     : <arlenes@holly.ColoState.EDU>
 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Cheesecakes
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    6                    Chocolate wafers, finely crushed
    1 1/2  c             Light process cream cheese product
    1      c             Sugar
    1      c             1% low-fat cottage cheese
      1/4  c             Plus 2 tbsp unsweetened cocoa
      1/4  c             All-purpose flour
      1/4  c             Amaretto
    1      t             Vanilla extract
      1/4  t             Salt
    1                    Egg
    2      tb            Semisweet chocolate mini-morsels
 
   From: Light and Easy Cooking Collection, Oxmoor House
 
   You can substitute an 8-inch pan for this cheesecake recipe, if desired.
   The larger cheesecake will require only 45 to 50 minutes baking time.
 
   chocolate curls
 
   Sprinkle chocolate wafer crumbs in bottom of a 7-inch springform pan. Set
   aside. Position knife blade in food processor bowl; add cream cheese and
   next 7 ingredients, processing until smooth. Add egg and process just until
   blended. Fold in chocolate morsels.
 
   Slowly pour mixture over crumbs in pan. Bake at 300 for 65 to 70 minutes or
   until cheesecake is set. Let cool in pan on wire rack. Cover and chill at
   least 8 hours. Remove sides of pan, and transfer cheesecake to serving
   platter. Garnish with chocolate curls, if desired. Yield: 12 servings
   (about 200 calories per serving).
 
   CHOCOLATE MINT CHEESECAKE: Substitute 1/4 cup creme de menth for amaretto.
   Yield: 12 servings (about 197 calories per serving).
 
                    
 
 
 
 
 
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