This No-Bake Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake is rich, creamy, and so flavorful! topped with chocolate ganache and beaten sweet canes, this chocolate peppermint cheesecake is significantly festive and perfect for vacation celebrations.

The only component i like extra than chocolate is the combination of rich chocolate and perky peppermint! severely… I’m such a fan girl for this taste combo. particularly around the holidays!

So while my lovable buddies at Lindt Chocolate despatched me their LINDOR Peppermint Cookie Milk Chocolate truffles, I actually couldn’t wait to try them. and they did not disappoint! each sensitive milk chocolate shell is subtly infused with crunchy COOKIE portions!!! And the irresistibly smooth truffle filling is flawlessly flavored with peppermint!


For the Chocolate Cookie Crust:
  • (1) package chocolate sandwich cookies, overwhelmed into high-quality crumbs (36 sandwich cookies in total)
  • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • half of teaspoon coffee powder 

For the Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake Filling:
  • (1) 8.5 ounce bag Lindt LINDOR Peppermint Cookie Milk Chocolate truffles 
  • 7 oz Lindt semi-candy chocolate, coarsely chopped (I recommend using their EXCELLENCE 70% Cocoa Bars)
  • 1 and half of teaspoons coffee powder 
  • 1 and half pounds (680g/24 oz.) complete-fat cream cheese, at room temperature
  • 1 cup (198g/7 oz) granulated sugar
  • 1/four cup (53g/1 and 7/eight ounces) mild brown sugar, packed
  • 2 Tablespoons Dutch-technique cocoa powder 
  • 1 teaspoon peppermint extract 
  • 1 cup (eight oz) heavy cream, at room temperature

For the Peppermint Mocha Chocolate Ganache: 
  • 1 and 1/3 cups (226g/8 oz) Lindt semi-sweet chocolate, finely chopped ( I propose the usage of their EXCELLENCE 70% Cocoa Bars) 
  • 1 and 1/4 cups (12 oz.) heavy cream
  • 1/four cup (57g/2 oz.) unsalted butter, at room temperature, cut into cubes
  • 1 teaspoon coffee powder
  • three/4 teaspoon peppermint extract 
  • half cup crushed sweet canes


For the Chocolate Cookie Crust:
  • gently grease the lowest and facets of a nine-inch springform pan. 
  • In a big bowl integrate the Oreo cookie crumbs, melted butter, and espresso powder; blend nicely to combine.
  • Press the crust into the prepared pan, pressing it firmly down in the middle and barely up the perimeters. vicinity crust in the freezer at the same time as you put together the filling. 

For the Peppermint Mocha Cheesecake Filling:
  1. Fill a medium pot one-1/3 full with water and convey it to a low simmer over medium warmth.
  2. location a heatproof bowl so as to healthy on top of the pan snugly, however will not contact the simmering water, on pinnacle of the pan. reduce the warmth to low and upload the unwrapped peppermint cookie cakes and chopped chocolate into the bowl over the pot. warmness till the chocolate is absolutely melted, stirring every so often with a silicon spatula. put off the pot from the warmth, leaving the bowl of chocolate over the hot water. Stir within the espresso powder. Set aside until needed.
  3. within the bowl of a food processor (or excessive-powered blender), pulse the cream cheese till absolutely smooth, scraping down the sides of the bowl as wanted, approximately 2 mins. upload in both sugars and cocoa powder and beat smooth. add within the peppermint extract and heavy cream and mix till just blended, approximately 20 seconds. Fold inside the chocolate till frivolously combined. The combination may be very thick at this factor. 
  4. eliminate the bowl from the meals processor and, the use of a rubber spatula, stir the filling numerous instances to ensure it’s calmly mixed.
  5. do away with the crust shape the freezer. Scrape the filling over the crust and smooth the pinnacle. 
  6. switch the cheesecake to the refrigerator to kick back for as a minimum 6 hours. 

For the Peppermint Mocha Chocolate Ganache:
  1. add chopped chocolate to a medium bowl; set aside.
  2. In a small saucepan over medium-warmness, carry the cream to a low simmer. Pour half of the cream on pinnacle of the chocolate portions and set apart for 2 mins. With a whisk, start to incorporate the melted chocolate into the cream. Slowly upload the remaining cream and retain cautiously whisking until smooth and smooth.
  3. upload in the butter and use a spatula to stir until the butter is completely melted. Fold in the espresso powder. The combination may be dark and glossy. 
  4. unfold the ganache over the chilled cheesecake. Sprinkle with crushed sweet canes and set aside until ganache is set, about 1 hour.
  5. To serve, slice the cheesecake with a skinny-bladed sharp knife, wiping the knife smooth between every cut.
  6. store, loosely blanketed, within the fridge, for as much as four days.

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