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Heavenly Peanut Brownie Dough Cheesecake

Peanut Brownie dough is one thing, but then to add it to cheesecake? It is almost should be illegal. The combination is just out of this world. Most people I know enjoy eating the cookie dough. Now you can without feeling like you are doing something you shouldn’t be.

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What Do I Need to Make these Brownie Dough Cheesecakes?


To make these heavenly brownie dough cheesecakes you will need the following ingredients.

For the Brownie Layer, you will need these wet ingredients. Unsalted butter, a large egg, and pure vanilla extract. The dry ingredients consist of chocolate chips, sugar, flour, and kosher salt.

To make the Peanut Butter Cheesecake Filling layer you will need two bricks of cream cheese, softened, and two large eggs. Also peanut butter, sugar, and pure vanilla extract.

The topping is 2 packages of Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked Cookie Dough bites.

You can find these on Walmart.com but they are in-store purchase/order for pickup only. You can also find them on Target. If you are looking for bulk purchases of these tasty bites they are on Amazon. (you could also split up the 8 packages with friends price wise.) I think your best bet is to purchase them at your local Walmart or Target or check your local supermarket.

How Do I Make these Delicious cheesecakes?

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peanut brownie dough

First you will want to preheat your oven to 350 degrees and line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners.

For the brownie layer, you will want to use a medium microwave-safe bowl, melt the butter and chocolate on 30-second increments until melted.

Mix until combined and set aside to cool slightly. In another bowl, combine the sugar, egg, and vanilla. Mix the sugar mixture into the chocolate mixture. Now you will mix in the flour and salt until combined. Divide this mixture evenly into the cupcake liners.

Peanut Butter Cheesecake directions are as follows.

Using a large bowl, beat the cream cheese and sugar until combined and smooth. (remember to use softened cream cheese otherwise you will have a lumpy mix). Beat in the eggs one at a time until combined. Now beat in the peanut butter and vanilla until combined and smooth.

Divide the cheesecake batter evenly into the cupcake liners. Put in the oven and back for 20-25 minutes or until the edges are slightly golden. Remove from your oven and allow them to cool completely. Place in the fridge overnight. Before serving top with the Ben and Jerry’s half baked cookie dough bites. Yum!!

Heavenly Peanut Brownie Dough Cheesecake

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Peanut Brownie dough is one thing, but then to add it to cheesecake? It is almost should be illegal. The combination is just out of this world. Most people I know enjoy eating the cookie dough. Now you can without feeling like you are doing something you shouldn't be.
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Prep Time 25 mins
Cook Time 23 mins
Total Time 48 mins
Course Cakes
Servings 24
Calories 253 kcal

Ingredients
  

Brownie Layer Ingredients

Peanut Butter Cheesecake Filling Ingredients

Topping

  • 2 packages of Ben and Jerry’s Half Baked Cookie Dough Bites

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees and line a cupcake pan with cupcake liners.
  • Brownie Layer

    1. Using a medium microwave-safe bowl, melt the butter and chocolate on 30-second increments until melted.
    2. Mix until combined and set aside to cool slightly
    3. In another bowl, combine the sugar, egg, and vanilla
    4. Mix the sugar mixture into the chocolate mixture
    5. Mix in the flour and salt until combined
    6. Divide evenly into the cupcake liners

    Peanut Butter Cheesecake Directions

    1. Using a large bowl, beat the cream cheese and sugar until combined and smooth
    2. Beat in the eggs one at a time until combined
    3. Beat in the peanut butter and vanilla until combined and smooth
    4. Divide the cheesecake batter evenly into the cupcake liners
    5. Bake in the oven for 20-25 minutes or until the edges are slightly golden
    6. Remove from oven and allow to cool completely
    7. Place into the fridge overnight

    Topping Directions

    1. Top with the Ben and Jerry’s half baked cookie dough bites.



Notes

**Bake for 20-25 minutes so you might need to either back off the time shown or add a couple minutes to it or so.

Nutrition

Serving: 1gCalories: 253kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 4gFat: 18gSaturated Fat: 9gPolyunsaturated Fat: 7gCholesterol: 64mgSodium: 170mgFiber: 1gSugar: 12g
Keyword brownie cheesecake, peanut brownie, peanut butter cheesecake
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