Triple Chocolate Cheesecake

Indulge in the ultimate chocolate lover’s dream with this decadent Triple Chocolate Cheesecake. This rich and creamy dessert features layers of chocolate in every bite, from the Oreo cookie crust to the velvety smooth cheesecake filling, topped with a luscious chocolate ganache.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

If you’re a fan of chocolate, this Triple Chocolate Cheesecake is sure to satisfy your cravings. The combination of three types of chocolate – cocoa powder, semisweet chocolate, and chocolate ganache – creates a luxurious and irresistible treat that is perfect for any special occasion or simply when you need a sweet indulgence.

Recipe:

For the Crust:

  • 24 Oreo cookies, finely crushed
  • ¼ cup unsalted butter, melted

For Cheesecake Filling:

  • 2 lbs. cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1⅓ cups powdered sugar
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 4 eggs, room temperature
  • 10 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped

For Chocolate Topping:

  • ¾ cup heavy cream
  • 6 oz. semisweet chocolate, finely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon granulated sugar

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Lightly grease a 9-inch springform pan and set aside.
  2. In a food processor, finely crush the Oreo cookies. Add melted butter and blend until the mixture is moistened.
  3. Press the crumb mixture onto the bottom of the prepared pan and bake for 8 minutes. Remove from the oven and set on a wire rack to cool while making the filling.

Prep Time: 20 minutes | Cooking Time: 1 hour | Total Time: 5 hours | Servings: 12 | Kcal: 480 per serving

Storage:

Store any leftover cheesecake in the refrigerator, covered with plastic wrap or in an airtight container, for up to 5 days. You can also freeze individual slices for up to 1 month.

Recipe Tips:

  • For a smoother cheesecake texture, make sure all the ingredients are at room temperature before mixing.
  • To achieve a perfectly baked cheesecake without cracks, avoid overmixing the batter and bake in a water bath.
  • Customize the toppings by adding fresh berries, whipped cream, or chocolate shavings for a decorative touch.

Enjoy the rich and velvety goodness of this Triple Chocolate Cheesecake that is sure to impress your family and friends with its irresistible chocolate flavors!

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