Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Cookie Monster Cheesecake






Cookie Monster Cheesecake







A gorgeous and whimsical blue cheesecake! Chocolate chip cookie crust, a blue cookies and cream cheesecake filling, topped with a creamy chocolate ganache and crushed chocolate chip cookies!



Ingredients

Chocolate Chip Cookie Blondie

·         1/2 cup unsalted butter
·         1/2 tsp salt
·         1/3 cup brown sugar
·         1 egg
·         1 tsp vanilla extract
·         1/2 cup all-purpose flour
·         1/2 cup semisweet mini chocolate chips

Cookies and Cream Cheesecake

·         16 oz cream cheese
·         2 tsp cornstarch
·         1/3 cup granulated sugar
·         pinch of salt
·         1/2 cup whipping cream
·         blue gel food coloring
·         1 tsp vanilla extract
·         3 eggs
·         15 regular Oreo cookies, crushed into small pieces

Chocolate Ganache

·         3/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
·         1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
·         pinch of salt

To Decorate

·         chocolate chip cookies broken into pieces



Instructions

Chocolate Chip Cookie Blondie

1.   Preheat the over to 350 degrees.  Butter and dust a 8" springform pan with flour.
2.   In a microwave safe mixing bowl, combine butter, salt, and brown sugar.  Heat in 30-second intervals until butter is melted, stirring each time.  Set aside to let cool slightly.
3.   Add egg and vanilla to the butter mixture, stirring until well combined.  Add flour in to the batter in batches, mixing well each time.  Once mixed together, fold in chocolate chips.
4.   ………………..
5.   …………………………: Full instructions: https://mildlymeandering.com/cookie-monster-cheesecake/