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Quick Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes

Quick Mini Chocolate Cheesecakes
Makes
12 Servings
Active Time
10 Minutes
Total Time
10 Minutes

En Español

Here we stir a little melted chocolate into ricotta cheese for a cheesecake-like topping for chocolate wafer cookies.

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate chips, melted (see Tip)
  • 1/2 cup part-skim ricotta
  • 12 chocolate wafer cookies
  • 1 tablespoon 100% fruit jam, such as raspberry or cherry

Steps

  1. Combine melted chocolate and ricotta in a small bowl. Spoon a scant 1 tablespoon of the mixture on each chocolate wafer and top with 1/4 teaspoon jam.

To Make Ahead

Store airtight in the refrigerator for up to 2 days.

Tips

Tip: To melt chocolate, microwave on Medium for 1 minute. Stir, then continue microwaving on Medium, stirring every 20 seconds, until melted. Or place chocolate in the top of a double boiler over hot, but not boiling, water. Stir until melted.

Nutrition Facts

Nutrients per serving (recipe makes 1 dozen mini cheesecakes)

Calories 61
Total Fat 3g
Saturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 3mg
Sodium 48mg
Carbohydrates 8g
Dietary Fiber 0g
Total Sugars 5g
Added Sugars 5g
Protein 2g
Potassium 38mg

Diabetic Exchanges 1/2 other carbohydrate, 1/2 fat

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