*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                           Spicy Party Cheesecake
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Appetizers                       Awesome
                 Party                            Southwestern
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
   16      oz            cream cheese -- softened
    2      c             Monterey jack cheese -- shredded
    8      oz            sour cream
    3                    eggs
    1      c             salsa -- hot or mild, choose
    4                    Anaheim chili pepper -- roast, seed, peel
                         OR 4-oz can canned green chile
    8      oz            sour cream
    6      oz            avocado dip -- homemade is best
    1      med           tomato -- seed,  chop
                         tortilla chips
                         chives, cilantro, parsley
 
 Combine cream cheese and Monterey Jack.  Beat with electric mixer 'til light
 and fluffy.  Beat in first 8 oz of sour cream.  Add eggs and mix just to
 combine.  Stir in salsa and chile.  Pour into 9-inch springform pan.  Place
 on baking sheet and bake at 350 for 40-45 minutes 'til center is almost set.
 
 Immediately spre4ad with remaining sour cream.  Cool on rack.  Chill 3 to 4
 hours.
 
 To serve, remove from pan.  Garnish with the  other goodies.  Serve with
 tortilla chips.
 
 
 
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