Tuesday Treats: Two-bite Mini Cheesecakes

The holiday season is upon us and whether you’ve got guests coming, office parties, or even neighborhood “cookie” exchanges, these quick and easy minis are great for nomming and sharing.

Prep Time: 15 min.
Total Time: 3 hr. 30 min.
Servings: 24 servings

Discover these Two-Bite Mini Cheesecakes Recipe, from Kraft. The recipe is ideal for potlucks, parties, dessert tables and more. This mini cheesecakes recipe is big on flavor.

What You Need
24 mini chocolate chip cookies (1 inch)
1-1/2 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese (12 oz.), softened
1/2 cup sugar
1 tsp. vanilla
1 egg
24 pieces BAKER’S Milk Chocolate Dipping Chocolate (about 1/2 cup)
24 mini muffin cup liners

Make It
Heat oven to 350ºF.
Place 1 cookie, flat side down, in each of 24 paper-lined mini muffin cups. Beat cream cheese, sugar and vanilla with mixer until blended. Add egg; beat on low speed just until blended. Spoon over cookies.

Bake 13 to 15 min. or until centers are almost set. Immediately top with chocolate pieces.
Cool 1 hour before removing from pan. Refrigerate 2 hours.

For more information and nutritional values, CLICK HERE.

Today’s recipe is recommended by Dr. Liz Graham Lightfoot, wildlife biologist, mate to Michael Lightfoot, heroine of BAD MOON (whose story is added to in MOONSTRUCK: SECRETS), and cheesecake aficionado. She swears by these little yummies but suggests that you double the batch (or hide half of them! 😉 ). If you want any, that is. 🙂


About Silver James

I like walks on the wild side and coffee. Lots of coffee. Warning: My Muse runs with scissors. Author of several award-winning series--Moonstruck, Nightriders MC, The Penumbra Papers, and Red Dirt Royalty (Harlequin Desire) & other books! Purveyor of magic, mystery, mayhem and romance. Lots and lots of romance.
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4 Responses to Tuesday Treats: Two-bite Mini Cheesecakes

  1. bookwyrm217 says:

    Sigh. Yesterday I was signed in. Today the computer isn’t and I don’t remember my password.

    • Silver James says:

      Signed in to what? And I gave up on the passwords. I have an “address book” with all that crap written down. I need to get a new one in my Christmas stocking so I can “copy” everything for back-up. 😆

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