Recipe of the Amarena cheesecake from La Maison du Fruit Confit

For 8 persons

Preparation time : 1h45

Cooking time : 1h15

Ingredient:

  • 200g of Amaretti biscuits
  • 60g of almond powder
  • 800g of cottage cheese
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon of Maizena
  • 100g of sugar
  • 70g of melted butter
  • 8 tablespoons Amarena Cherries from La Maison du Fruit Confit

Preparation:

  1. Blend the cookies with the ground almond and the melted butter.
  2. Spread the preparation in a hinged mold, previously covered with parchment paper.
  3. Pack well.
  4. Mix  with a whisk the cottage cheese, the  eggs,the  maizena, and the sugar.
  5. Pour the mixture over the biscuits. 
  6. Bake 1h15 in a preheating oven at 170 ° C
  7. Once cooled, placed in a cool place for at least 6 hours.
  8. Enjoy it very cold , decorate it  with a few Amarena cherries and coat with cherry syrup.