Orange Cheesecake

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Oct. 24, 2011

Ingredients

Wheat meal biscuits 4 Ounce , crushed to fine crumbs (110 Gram)
Butter 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
Cream cheese 1 1/2 Pound (700 Gram)
Orange juice 3 Fluid Ounce
Caster sugar 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
Orange 1 , zested,grated,boiled in water for 5 minutes and then drained

Directions

MAKING

1) Into a saucepan, melt the butter and sauté the onion till pink

2) Stir in the biscuit crumbs and mix well

3) Into a lightly greased flan tin or loose bottom tin

4) Press the biscuit mixture and smoothen

5) Chill in the refrigerator to firm

6) Into a another mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese, orange zest and sugar well

7) Beat till smooth and pour into the tin

8) Cover the top of the tin with foil and chill for at least 4 hours

SERVING

9) Serve the cheesecake cold, cut into wedges decorated with orange segment or strawberries halved lengthwise and arranged

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 577Calories from Fat 415

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g72.3%

Saturated Fat 26 g130%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 434 mg18.08%

Total Carbohydrates 34 g11.3%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 17 g

Protein 9 g18%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet