Thursday, May 15, 2008

A new recipe for you.....

Dragon's Amaretti Brownie Cheesecake

I won first place in a Bake Off today with this yummy creation. It my own Dragon's Amaretti Brownie Cheesecake and its devine. :) Enjoy.



Ingredients:

Brownie Layer
1 cup unsalted butter
1 cup cocoa powder
1/2 tbsp espresso powder
1 3/4 cups sugar
4 large eggs, room temperature
2 tsp vanilla
1 1/4 cups all purpose flour
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp fine salt
1/2 cup toasted almonds, chopped

Cheesecake Layer
6 oz semi-sweet chocolate, chopped
2 x 8 oz (250 g) packages of cream cheese at room temperature
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1 tsp pure almond extract
1 1/3 cups whipping cream
1 tbsp Amaretto liquor

Topping
2 oz white chocolate, melted
2 oz dark chocolate, melted
4 amaretti cookies, crushed

Get the rest of the recipe over in Dragon's Kitchen.


xo,
Dragon

2 comments:

Bobby Flay said...

Cheesecake is awful and espresso is worse, but damn if you don't make it all look appetizing.

Much like a whore with a makeover, I have no doubt it wouldn't taste as good as it looks, but IT SURE LOOKS GREAT!

Lady Jane Scarlett said...

This looks delicious and a big congrats on winning the baking contest!! :)