Habanero and Lime Cheesecake
Servings
12servings
Servings
12servings
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Heat the oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Break up the chocolate cookies and place them in a blender. Blend until they become crumbs. Stir together the cookie crumbs and 2 tablespoons sugar. Mix in the butter thoroughly. Press this mixture evenly in bottom of a 9-inch springform pan. Bake for 10 minutes. Remove from the oven and let cool.
  3. Reduce the oven temperature to 300 degrees.
  4. In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese mixture until it is smooth. Gradually add 2 cups of sugar, beating the mixture until the sugar is thoroughly incorporated. Add the habanero lime zest, and lime juice. Blend them into mixture. Add the eggs, one at a time. Pour over the crust mixture.
  5. Bake for 1 hour or until the center is firm. Cool to room temperature, then refrigerate. Refrigerate for at least 3 hours before serving.