Mocha Truffle Cheesecake

Surprise your guests with this luscious dessert – coffee flavored cheesecake topped with white chocolate and sour cream.

  • prep time 35 min
  • total time 5 hr 0 min
  • ingredients 13
  • servings 16

Ingredients

Crust

2
cups chocolate cookie crumbs
1/3
cup butter, melted

Filling

8
oz. bittersweet chocolate
2
(8-oz.) pkg. cream cheese, softened
2/3
cup sugar
3
eggs
2
(8-oz.) containers sour cream
4
teaspoons instant coffee granules or crystals
1
teaspoon vanilla
1/4
teaspoon salt
44
square milk chocolate truffles with a smooth filling (from three 3.5-oz. pkg.)

Topping

4
oz. white chocolate baking bar
1
(8-oz.) container sour cream
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In medium bowl, combine crust ingredients; mix well. Press in bottom and 1 1/2 inches up sides of ungreased 10-inch springform pan.
  • 2 Melt bittersweet chocolate as directed on package. Cool 5 minutes or until slightly cooled. In large bowl, combine cream cheese and sugar; beat until smooth. Add eggs 1 at a time, beating just until blended. Add cooled chocolate; mix well. Add 2 containers sour cream, instant coffee granules, vanilla and salt; beat until smooth. Stir in 36 of the truffles. Pour into crust-lined pan.
  • 3 Bake at 350°F. for 45 to 55 minutes or until edges are set. Turn off oven; let stand in oven with door slightly ajar for 10 minutes. Cool in pan on wire rack for 30 minutes. Refrigerate 3 hours or until chilled.
  • 4 Before serving, remove sides of pan. Melt white chocolate baking bar as directed on package. Add about half of the container of sour cream; beat until smooth. Stir in remaining sour cream. Spread over top of cooled cheesecake.
  • 5 Cut remaining 8 truffles in half diagonally. Place cut side down around edge of cheesecake.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    550
    (
    Calories from Fat
    360),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    40g
    40%
    (Saturated Fat
    24g,
    24%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    105mg
    105%;
    Sodium
    290mg
    290%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    41g
    41%
    (Dietary Fiber
    1g
    1%
      Sugars
    35g
    35%
    ),
    Protein
    7g
    7%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    20%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    10%;
    Iron
    8%;
    Exchanges:
    2 Starch; 1/2 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 8 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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