Over Christmas I got to make a delicious dessert for my parents to take to a potluck! What was it? A Ginger Bread Cheesecake! it looked so delicious but I do not get any 😦 I will have to make another one for when I feel like Christmas 🙂 [Photos Updated!]


18 Peek Freans Ginger Crisps, Crushed

3pkg cream cheese

1/4 cup butter melted

3/4 cup sugar

1tbsp vanilla

1tsp cinnamon

1tsp nutmeg

1/2tsp ginger

1/4 tsp cloves

3 eggs

4 ounces of semi sweet chocolate

1/2 cup whipping cream


HEAT oven to 350°F.

MIX crumbs and butter; press onto bottom of 9-inch springform pan.

BEAT cream cheese and sugar in large bowl with mixer until well blended. Add molasses, vanilla and spices; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, mixing on low speed after each just until blended. Pour over crust.

BAKE 45 to 50 min. or until centre is almost set. Run knife around rim of pan to loosen cake; cool completely before removing rim. Refrigerate 4 hours.

MICROWAVE chocolate and whipping cream in microwaveable bowl on HIGH 1 min; stir. Microwave 30 sec to 1 min. or until chocolate is completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring every 30 sec. Pour over cheesecake.

Everyone who was there loved it! I cannot wait to make another one! 😀

It was so good I needed to take two photos of the final product.