Banana and Chocolate Cheesecake Pots #carolinesfamilymeals

Banana and Chocolate Cheesecake Pots #carolinesfamilymeals

easy banana and chocolate cheesecake recipe

easy banana and chocolate cheesecake recipe

Banana and Chocolate Cheesecake Pots #carolinesfamilymeals

Recipe Type: Dessert

Cuisine: British

Author: Caroline Artiss

Prep time: 20 mins

Total time: 20 mins

Serves: 6

These banana and chocolate mini cheesecakes are perfect for a quick dessert to make for the family. A delicious treat with half the fat of a normal cheesecake.

Ingredients

  • 150g digestive biscuits (or graham crackers)
  • 75g roasted and chopped hazelnuts
  • 2tbsp caster sugar / or a healthy sugar alternative
  • 250g half fat cream cheese
  • 150g melted dark chocolate
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp hot water
  • 2 bananas / or use strawberries or raspberries

Instructions

  1. Smash the digestives so they become large crumbs, I use a food bag and a rolling pin
  2. Add the chopped hazelnuts and shake together
  3. Fill each of your glasses up with a tablespoon or so of the biscuit crumbs
  4. To make the filling, simply add the cream cheese, cooled melted chocolate, sugar and beat well. Mix the cocoa powder with the hot water until you get a smooth paste
  5. Add to the cream cheese mixture
  6. Mix everything together
  7. Put a tablespoon of the chocolate mix on top of the biscuit base
  8. smooth it around then add some slices of bananas
  9. Finish off with a layer of the chocolate mix
  10. Cover and leave to chill in the fridge for 2 hours or over night
  11. Serve with extra banana on top and enjoy

Notes

You can also make this into a large cheesecake by making it in a spring form tin, and adding 100g melted butter to the biscuit base.

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