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Cheese cake on the egg!

mikeb6109mikeb6109 Posts: 2,067
edited 8:01PM in EggHead Forum
a few weeks back some one had posted a recipe for amaretto cheese cake. so i decided i would try it out!
man what an easy desert and very tasty also!
here is a pic of it as it came off the egg. baked it at 325 for about 1 hour and 15 minutes.

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Comments

  • Big'unBig'un Posts: 5,909
    It looks great!I'm gonna go get my fork!
  • :laugh: :laugh:

    That was me. I opened hoping to find another cheesecake recipe to try out. That looks mightyfine, and as Mike said this is real easy.

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    Here is the recipe if anyone is interested.

    Amaretto Cheesecake
    Found this on a di Saronno recipe card - tasted like a custard - very nice and real easy to make

    Ingredients
    1-1/2 cups coarse graham cracker crumbs
    1/4 cup brown sugar
    1/2 stick butter, melted
    1 fifteen ounce carton ricotta cheese
    1 eight ounce package cream cheese
    4 eggs lightly beaten
    1/2 cup sugar
    1/3 cup Amaretto di Saronno
    1 teaspoon vanilla
    1/4 teaspoon salt

    Combine crumbs and butter and brown sugar. Press over bottom and sides of a greased 9-inch springform pan, chill. Beat together the ricotta and cream cheese until smooth. Add remaining ingredients - beat until smooth. Put mixture into pan. Stabilize the Egg at 325. Bake (indirect - legs up) for 1 hour and 15 minutes or until the middle is firm. Cool 20-30 minutes in pan before removing.

    Mine took about 1-1/2 hours to cook.
  • mikeb6109mikeb6109 Posts: 2,067
    yeap that is the one i got the recipe from.
  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    We did one a while back ourselves, the Wife is a Cheesecake Maven!!

    Setup...

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    We also used a water bath.

    Result...

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    Damm...I'm hungry

    Evans
    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • BurntRawBurntRaw Posts: 565
    A Maven? Why the big words (I had to look it up and it wasn't, unfortunately, what I though it was)? Couldn't you have just said "expert?" It would have saved me some time.

    I have been using the Cook's Illustrated baking book lately for some breads and deserts and have been looking at giving the cheese cake a try (very involved) and even completed the first step - bought a spring form pan. Now, due to this thread, I have to give it a try.
  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    Long time no see Boss!!

    Why don't you give some thought to showing up over @ Leroy's on October 4'th for the Coop-di-Doo?

    Evans
    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • BurntRawBurntRaw Posts: 565
    Yeah, due to this work thingy I haven't had my usual form time. Currently it is hit or miss and today just happened to be a hit.

    I seen Leroy's open invite post this morning and, following his directions to a tee, completed the RSVP. We will see you there.

    That Leroy is a brave man opening up the Coop like that.
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Chubby - I have to say that last photo is absolutely superb. The angle is great and everything stands out so well.

    Kudos on that shot.
  • vidalia1vidalia1 Posts: 7,092
    I did the same Amoretto cheesecake recipe...only we didn't have any liquor....so i substituted choc chips & choc syrup...it was teeeriffic...
  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    Good!!!

    As far as LeRoy goes...
    One man's "Brave"...is another man's Crazy!

    Evans
    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • ChubbyChubby Posts: 2,956
    Why...Thank you Sir!!
    I spent most of my money on good bourbon, and bad women...the rest, I just wasted!!
  • Chubby,
    Your making me HUNGRY!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Ross
  • BENTEBENTE Posts: 8,337
    what no pic of the "Waterbath" ???????


    that would have been a first (as far as i know of)


    how did you do that?

    happy eggin

    TB

    Anderson S.C.

    "Life is too short to be diplomatic. A man's friends shouldn't mind what he does or says- and those who are not his friends, well, the hell with them. They don't count."

    Tyrus Raymond Cobb

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