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(9-ounce) package chocolate wafer cookies, finely
1/4 cup butter, melted
3 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
1 cup sugar
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1 cup heavy cream, divided
1 (1 1/2-pound) snack-size Snickers Bars, each
cut into sixths
Purchased fudge topping for accompaniment
Sweetened whipped cream for accompaniment
oven to 325ºF (160ºC).
cookie crumbs and butter until well blended.
Press into bottom and about 1-inch up the sides
of a 9 1/2 to 10-inch springform pan.
a large bowl, beat together cream cheese and
sugar with an electric mixer on medium speed
until smooth, 1 to 2 minutes. Beat in eggs,
one at a time. Add vanilla and heavy cream,
beating 3 to 4 minutes. Fold in 1 1/2 cups cut-up
Snickers pieces. Turn into prepared crumb-lined
1 hour and 15 to 25 minutes, or until cheesecake
is almost set. Let cool to room temperature
on wire rack.
remaining candy pieces over top of cheesecake.
Refrigerate at least 4 to 5 hours before serving.
Run a knife around edge of pan to loosen cake
and remove sides of pan.
serve, drizzle slices with fudge topping and
top with a dollop of sweetened whipped cream,