Peanut Cheesecake

Ingredients

1/4 cup Creamy peanut butter
3 tablespoons Sugar
3 tablespoons Margarine or butter
1 1/2 cups Graham cracker crumbs (About 20 squares)
2 pkt (8 oz.) cream cheese, softened
3/4 cup Sugar
2 teaspoons Vanilla
1/2 cup Finely chopped salted peanuts
1/2 cup Chilled whipping cream
1/2 teaspoon Vanilla
cup Finely crushed peanut brittle

Preparation

1
Heat oven to 350. Heat Peanut butter, 3 tbls sugar, and margarine in 1 1/2 qt saucepan over low heat, stirring frequently until margarine is melted.
2
Stir in crracker crumbs. Press firmly against bottom and side of ungreased pie plate (9 X 1 1/4). Beat cream cheese slightly in 2 1/2 qt bowl. Add 3/4 cup sugar, 2 tsp vanilla and eggs; beat on medium speed until smooth, about 2 minutes. Fold in peanuts; pour over crumb mixture. Bake until firm, about 30 minutes. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours but no longer than 48 hours. Beat whipping cream and 1/2 tsp vanilla in chilled bowl until stiff.
3
Spread over cheesecake, sprinkle with peanut brittle. Refrigerate immediately. 8 servings; 410 calories per serving.

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Yield:

1.0 servings

Added:

March 11, 2010

Creator:

Anonymous

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