Red Velvet Cheesecake

  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 1 hr 25 min
  • total: 2 hr 5 min
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  • Summary

    This Red Velvet Cheesecake is a creamy and delicious cheesecake with cream cheese frosting and an Oreo crust.

    Ingredients

    • 17 OREO cookies
    • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter, (melted)
    • 1 tablespoon granulated white sugar
    • 24 ounces (3 packages) cream cheese, (at room temperature)
    • 1 1/2 cups granulated white sugar
    • 4 large eggs, (lightly beaten)
    • 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
    • 1 cup sour cream
    • 1/2 cup buttermilk
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • 1 teaspoon distilled white vinegar
    • 2 ounces red food coloring ((two 1-ounce bottles))
    • 3 ounces cream cheese, (crushed into fine crumbs)
    • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter, (at room temperature)
    • 2 cups powdered sugar, (sifted)
    • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
    • mint sprigs for garnish, (optional)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 502 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 29 g 45.22%
    • Saturated Fat: 18 g 89.08%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 88 mg 29.44%
    • Sodium: 281 mg 11.7%
    • Calcium: 104 mg 10.36%
    • Potassium: 123 mg 3.52%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.38%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 57 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 1.98%
    • Sugar: 53 g
    • Protein: 5 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 19.3%
    • Vitamin C 0.17%
    • Vitamin D 0.03%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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