Total:
1 hr 45 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Healthy
Total:
1 hr 45 min
Active:
35 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Nutrition Info

Healthy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Special equipment: Mini muffin tin

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Combine the crushed chocolate wafers and the melted butter. Place a tightly packed teaspoon of the wafer mixture into each mini-muffin cup and press down firmly.

In a food processor combine the ricotta cheese, cream cheese, 1/4 cup of the sugar, half of the orange zest, and the egg. Blend until smooth. Lightly grease the sides of the mini muffin tin with butter. Fill the cups with about 1 1/2 tablespoons of the cheesecake mixture. Place the mini muffin tin in a baking dish and pour enough hot water in the baking dish to come halfway up the sides of the mini muffin tin. Bake for 25 minutes. Transfer the mini muffin tin to a wire rack and let cool for 30 minutes. Refrigerate for 15 minutes. Use a small knife to gently pop the cheesecakes out of the cups.

Just before serving, combine the remaining orange zest with the remaining 2 tablespoons of sugar. Top each individual cheesecake with about 1/4 teaspoon of the orange zest mixture and serve.

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Individual Chicken Potpies

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Orange Marmalade

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Spinach Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

Recipe courtesy of Giada De Laurentiis

Chocolate and Vanilla Checkered Flag Cake

Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Wayne Harley Brachman

Venita's Chocolate Chip Cookies

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood

Beatty's Chocolate Cake

Recipe courtesy of Ina Garten

Ladd's Chocolate Pie

Recipe courtesy of Ree Drummond

Double Chocolate Bread Pudding with Bourbon Whipped Cream

Recipe courtesy of Sunny Anderson

Trending Videos 6 Videos

Get the recipe

Crab Cupcakes 00:50

Make a splash with these too-cute cupcakes that are a cinch to assemble.

Similar Topics:

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          On TV

          The Pioneer Woman

          9:30am | 8:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          10:30am | 9:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          11:30am | 10:30c

          Farmhouse Rules

          12:30pm | 11:30c

          The Pioneer Woman

          1:30pm | 12:30c

          Chopped

          4pm | 3c

          Chopped

          5pm | 4c

          Chopped

          6pm | 5c

          Chopped

          7pm | 6c

          Chopped

          8pm | 7c
          On Tonight
          On Tonight

          Cooks vs. Cons

          10pm | 9c

          Cooks vs. Cons

          11pm | 10c

          Chopped

          3am | 2c

          Get Cooking