About

Cost
$ $ $ $ $
Difficulty
• • • • •
Time
1h00

Chocolate orange cheesecake with a biscuit base and orange syrup
Complete your Easter feast with an indulgent chocolate orange cheesecake infused with Demijohn Chocolate Orange Cream Liqueur.

Posted by Cat Morley from London, United Kingdom • Published See Cat Morley's 1120 projects »
PrintEmbed
  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 1
    Step 1

    Smash the digestive biscuits into a fine crumble with a mortar and pestle.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 2
    Step 2

    Grate in the zest from one of the oranges an then squeeze in the juice.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 3
    Step 3

    Melt down the butter in a sauce pan.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 4
    Step 4

    Pour the melted butter into the biscuit crumbs.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 5
    Step 5

    Mix until well combined. The chocolate will melt into the butter.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 6
    Step 6

    Tightly pack the crumbs into the bottom of a cake tin and chill for an hour.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 7
    Step 7

    Put the icing sugar and cream cheese in a bowl.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 8
    Step 8

    Whisk together until smooth.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 9
    Step 9

    Break a third of the chocolate orange into a bowl and melt in the microwave.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 10
    Step 10

    Mix the melted chocolate into the cream cheese.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 11
    Step 11

    Add the Chocolate Orange liqueur.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 12
    Step 12

    Whisk in the cocoa and then beat in the eggs, one at a time.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 13
    Step 13

    Pour the cream cheese over the biscuit base.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 14
    Step 14

    Bake in an oven at 180'C for 50 minutes until firm.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 15
    Step 15

    Grate the second orange into a bowl and put to one side. Squeeze the juice from the orange into a pan and stir in the sugar, heating gently until dissolved.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 16
    Step 16

    Simmer the syrup until it begins to thicken.

  • How to bake a cheesecake. Chocolate Orange Cheesecake - Step 17
    Step 17

    Pour the syrup over the top of the cake, sprinkle with orange zest and to with the remaining chocolate orange.

Made this project? Share your version »

Comments