Sensational Irish Cream Cheesecake

Sensational Irish Cream Cheesecake

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18
25 min.
prep
265 min.
total
16 servings

Amazing Sensational Irish Cream Cheesecake is too good to only make for St Patrick’s Day! This is perfect for entertaining when you want to make something extra special to impress your guests.

Ingredients

  • CRUST
  • 1 3/4 cups finely crushed chocolate graham crackers
  • 6 tablespoons butter, (we recommend LAND O LAKES® Butter), melted
  • FILLING
  • 3 pkgs. (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1/3 cup Irish cream liqueur (up to 1/2 cup)
  • 3/4 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Morsels, divided
  • 1 teaspoon all-purpose flour
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PREHEAT oven to 375° F. Grease 9-inch spring form pan.

FOR CRUST:
COMBINE
graham cracker crumbs and butter in medium bowl; stir until crumbly. Press onto bottom and 1 inch up side of prepared pan.

FOR FILLING:
BEAT
cream cheese and sugar in large mixer bowl until creamy. Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Stir in liqueur.

COMBINE 1/2 cup morsels and flour in small bowl; gently stir into cream cheese mixture. Pour into crust. Sprinkle remaining morsels on top.

BAKE for 40 to 50 minutes or until edge is set but center still moves slightly. Cool in pan on wire rack for 10 minutes. Loosen side of pan. Cover; refrigerate for at least 3 hours. Garnish with whipped cream and chocolate curls, if desired.

FOR SENSATIONAL MOCHA CHEESECAKE:
SUBSTITUTE
1/4 cup half-and-half or milk, 2 tablespoons cooled coffee and 1 teaspoon almond extract for liqueur. Prepare as above.

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Great recipe for a first timer!!

I always thought that my first cheesecake would have to be a plain one, but then I stumbled upon this recipe. It was easy to make and came out great! Everyone loved it!! I will definitely be making this again.

- Mudi Apoe from Waterbury, CT

I was the HIT!!

I made this for a St. Patrick's Day/Birthday Party. Everyone LOVED it!! Recipe was easy to follow.

- Faith Stacy from Emington, IL

Delicious

This recipe was much easier to prepare than I thought. The taste and texture is great.

- SHARON TILLMAN from Monroe, LA

Sensational Irish Cream Cheesecake

I brought this to a brunch and everyone liked it better than a cheesecake from the Cheesecake Factory.

- Carolyn MacLennan from Hyde Park, MA

Sensational Irish Cream Cheesecake

Very rich

- Brandy W from

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/16 of Recipe

Servings Per Recipe: 16

  • Amount Per Serving

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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