Lucky Mint Cheesecake
Source of Recipe
The Pastry Shop
List of Ingredients
Prep Time: 15 minutes
1/2 cup (3 ounces) semi-sweet chocolate chips
1 (14-ounce) can EagleŽ Brand Sweetened Condensed Milk (NOT evaporated milk)
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 (6-ounce) purchased chocolate flavored crumb pie crust
11 ounces cream cheese, softened*
1/2 teaspoon mint extract
Several drops green food coloring
Preheat oven to 350°. In small saucepan, melt chips with 1/3 cup of the
EagleŽ Brand. Stir in vanilla. Spread on bottom of pie crust.
With mixer, beat cream cheese in large bowl until fluffy; gradually beat in
remaining EagleŽ Brand, mint extract and green food coloring. Add egg; beat
on low speed just until combined. Place pie crust on baking sheet; place on
oven rack. Carefully pour mint mixture over chocolate layer in pie crust.
Bake 25 minutes or until center is nearly set. Cool. Chill at least 3 hours.
Store leftovers covered in refrigerator.
*NOTE: Use 1 (8-ounce) package plus 1 (3-ounce) package cream cheese.