No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake – a Guest Post on A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis

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 I am ending this week of Father’s Day recipes with a HUGE BANG!

Today I am guest posting on A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis! Do I even have to say what an absolute honor it is for me? Didn’t think so. icon smile No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake   a Guest Post on A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis

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Such a special occasion requires a special dessert.

 I made cheesecake.

With chocolate. Duh. icon smile No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake   a Guest Post on A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis

It’s no bake, just in case you would like to make it this Summer. And you will! Trust me. icon smile No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake   a Guest Post on A Culinary Journey with Chef Dennis

No-Bake Chocolate Cheesecake

Prep Time: 30 minutes

Total Time: 8 hours, 30 minutes

Decadent treat for chocolate lovers! No-bake and silky - pure heaven!

Ingredients

  1. 7 oz. crushed Biscoff cookies
  2. 4 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
  3. 1/4 c unsalted butter, melted
  4. 16 oz. cream cheese, softened
  5. 3 3/4 oz. powdered sugar
  6. 1 tsp vanilla extract
  7. 5 1/4 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped
  8. 5 1/4 oz. semisweet chocolate, chopped
  9. 1/2 pint whipping cream
  10. 1/4 c unsweetened cocoa powder, for dusting

Instructions

  1. In a medium mixing bowl, stir together cookie crumbs, cocoa powder and butter. Stir until all combined. Press firmly onto the bottom of a springform pan. Set aside.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, beat cream cheese for 1 minute, until smooth. Add powdered sugar and beat again. Add vanilla extract and mix again.
  3. Melt chocolate over a double boiler. Let cool slightly. With your mixer on slow speed, add the chocolate into the cream cheese mixture, pouring slowly.
  4. Whip the cream until stiff peaks form. Fold in gently to chocolate and cheese mixture.
  5. Pour the filling over the crust. Refrigerate for at least 8 hours, preferably overnight.
  6. When the cheesecake is set, run a sharp knife around the edge to loosen from the pan. Gently open the latch and release the cheesecake.
  7. Before serving, dust with cocoa powder and garnish.
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Please, head on over to Chef Dennis’ site to check out my post! I hope you will enjoy it!

Have a fabulous weekend!

xoxo,

Anna

 

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  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07421563268838633392 Zoe

    What a honour! You must be good to be chosen by chef Dennis to be his guest post :D

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      I do hope so :) Thank you, Zoe!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04463020053689502262 Balvinder Ubi

    Certainly, I would like to try this. I checked the recipe at Chef Dennis and you have done an amazing cheese cake.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you so much, Balvinder!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14190694534210939815 Tiffany/MyCrowdedKitchen

    Congrats sweets! What a beautiful dessert.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you, sweetie :)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/11126277060673518461 Ellen B Cookery

    That looks so good! Congratulations on your guest post!

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you, Ellen!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/13904782938272651779 Hester Casey

    I think you have done CD proud as a guest blogger. What a gorgeous fathers's day treat.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Aww, thank you, Hester. :)

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14978978261098754954 Angie’s Recipes

    What a gorgeous chocolate cake! I am off to check the recipe out.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you, Angie!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03258699925063180509 Lizzy

    What a wonderful dessert, Anna! I'm not surprised to see you guest posting for Chef Dennis…you have such an excellent blog.

    PS…I'm sharing your iced cookie bars on my blog this Sunday. Hope that's OK :) Of course, I linked back to you!

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Yes! Yes! I can't wait to see it, Lizzy! Thank you so much! xoxoxoxoxo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14702033029053749653 Baker Street

    Congratulations! The cheesecake looks absolutely delish, Anna! :)

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you so much!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/04877933122856358525 Curry and Comfort

    Chef Dennis..Well done Anna!! Off to check it out his blog…. I LOVE no bake cheesecakes (well that's the only kind I know how to make). :) Have a wonderful weekend! ~ Ramona

    PS… I hope you got me email back regarding your question… I would love to do it. :)

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you so much, Ramona! xoxo

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05388059515828451861 Chef Dennis

    Anna
    thank you so much for making that amazing chocolate cheesecake, I think a lot of folks are going to be recreating that dessert very very soon, me included!

    Have a great weekend!

    Dennis

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02187488633617899037 Crunchy Creamy Sweet

      Thank you so much for letting me guest post on your blog, Chef! It was lots of fun!

  • http://www.mynaturallyfrugalfamily.blogspot.com Rachel @ My Naturally Frugal Family

    Anna–Congratulations! It is indeed an honor to be on Chef Dennis' blog, but then you completely deserve it because your desserts are just fabulous (not to mention the photography is wonderful).
    Congratulations and have a wonderful weekend!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/17292753459968878119 Swathi Iyer

    Anna,

    The cheese cake looks delicious and and I love the fact that it is easy to put together. It is very good for people like me with two kids.

  • http://dinnersdishesanddesserts.com Erin @ Dinners, Dishes and Desserts

    What a gorgeous cake! Congrats on posting for Dennis – going to check it out now!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08454176256941372252 Vicki Bensinger

    Nice guest post. YUM I love this and it's so easy. Anything chocoalte I'm a fan of and cheesecake. I'm printing this off to try. Thanks for sharing!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03494584217024682385 Words Of Deliciousness

    This is a yummy looking cheesecake.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/03812794250561333984 Radhika

    Love the creamy texture of the cheese cake and just back from checking out the recipe from Chef Dennis site. Thanks for sharing this wonderful creation. I'm your happy follower now.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07914898682196113809 MyFudo™

    Awesome recipe. Perfect for Father's Day indeed.

  • http://www.frommysweetheart.com/ Anne@FromMySweetHeart

    Oh Anna….what a beautiful cheesecake! It looks so luscious and I'm even happier that it is no bake! Heading over to check out the guest post! : )

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/05841513190732621810 Shirley

    Congrats on guest-posting for Chef Dennis, and on making the Foodbuzz Top 9! Looks like a dream for a chocolate lover.

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/08181477427890591302 DJ Roland Lopez

    This is TERRIFIC! Can't wait to try it!! I saw this on Chef Dennis' website! Thanks for posting a delicious one!!

  • http://www.ravienomnoms.com RavieNomNoms

    That is so gorgeous!!

  • http://www.blogger.com/profile/00453013731812540021 Torviewtoronto

    looks wonderful delicious picture will check out the post

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