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Basque Cheesecake


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Ingredients

10 slice(s)

Model 5 Basque Cheesecake

  • 7 eggs
  • 1000 g cream cheese, chopped in cubes
  • 350 g white sugar
  • 500 g cream
  • 30 g flour

TM 31 Basque Cheesecake

  • 6 eggs
  • 900 g cream cheese, chopped in in cubes
  • 300 g white sugar
  • 400 g cream
  • 30 g flour
  • 6
    1h 15min
    Preparation 15min
    Baking/Cooking
  • 7
    easy
    Preparation
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    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

    Basque Cheescake
  1. Preheat oven to 200ºC.
  2. Place eggs into mixing bowl and mix for 20 sec/speed 4.
  3. Add cream cheese and mix for 30 sec/speed 5. Scrape down and mix for a further 30 sec/speed 5.5 or until smooth.
  4. Add sugar and mix for 1 min/speed 5.
  5. Add cream & mix for 30 sec/speed 5. Scrape down and mix for a further 30 sec/speed 5 or until smooth.
  6. Add flour and mix for 2 min/speed 5.
  7. Line a 22 cm springform tin with paper, ensuring paper extends 10 cm beyond the top of the tin. Pour cheesecake mixture into spring form tin.
  8. Cook for 1 hour (200ºC) (see tips). Cool in tin. When cool, carefully open springform tin, peel away paper and transfer to a serving plate.

    Serve it with berries or just keep your bliss pure!
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Tip

This cheesecake is more like a set custard. It is incredibly jiggly and wobbly when first cooked then it firms up a little as it cools and dries, settling to a more traditional baked cheesecake consistency.

Don’t be frightened by the dark exterior – that caramelised edge has just the right touch of bitterness to take the edge off the creamy interior.

• Check the cake is ready using the ‘jiggle test’: you want a little bit of wobble in the centre and not too much around the edge.

• It is normal for the cake to darken on top as it caramelizes but if you are concerned it’s getting too dark, place a sheet of baking paper over the cake about halfway through baking time.

Watch me make the Basque Cheescake on my website and see my subscribers tips for LCHF, gluten-free & lactose-free variations
https://danivalent.com/cook/recipes/basque-cheesecake-free/

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Vorwerk Thermomix ® and Thermomix ® in Australia and New Zealand assume no liability, particularly in terms of ingredient quantities used and success of the recipes.
Please observe the safety instructions in the Thermomix ® instruction manual at all times.

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  • I am about to try this using cornflour instead of...

    Submitted by Chameleon on 8. March 2018 - 15:13.

    I am about to try this using cornflour instead of flour to make it Gluten Free.

    Not my idea, my friend and consultant does it GF and says it comes out perfect.

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  • This is a hit with the crew. I cut down the sugar...

    Submitted by aff411vz on 20. February 2018 - 11:28.

    This is a hit with the crew. I cut down the sugar to 100g and a splash of vanilla paste, still works a treat!

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  • Absolutely love this recipe. Today it’s sky...

    Submitted by Kazzer on 15. February 2018 - 18:30.

    Absolutely love this recipe. Today it’s sky high. Feeling proud.

    Kazzer 

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  • I have made this a few times & my extended family...

    Submitted by Kfitz on 28. January 2018 - 18:40.

    I have made this a few times & my extended family loves it. Makes a big cake so great for a gathering or to give a chunk to family. Absolutely divine!

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  • There is a step missing in the recipient presented...

    Submitted by andrewwaltho on 20. November 2017 - 07:59.

    There is a step missing in the recipient presented here (adding the cream to the cheesecake mix) which is in the recipie on the website, which also appears later in the post here. The cake is great - very easy to make and everyone enjoyed it.

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  • Any particulat type of cream?

    Submitted by daniellehcp on 19. November 2017 - 01:05.

    Any particulat type of cream?

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  • This cheesecake recipe seems to break the rules...

    Submitted by letstryit on 17. November 2017 - 13:59.

    This cheesecake recipe seems to break the rules but trust the instructions and be reassured by watching the video! As a whole cake to present to friends and family, be prepared they might think you are sharing a culinary disaster with a cracked top, flopped down in the middle and burnt all over! But what a delicious surprise to discover how tasty the richly caramelised crust is. If you decorate with fresh berries in the centre it will complete your culinary triumph! A kilo of cream cheese plus cream and lots of eggs seems crazy, but you are sharing it with friends. Maybe some of the kilojoules get roasted out?!!!!

    John Clark

    Independent Consultant (WA)

    0439 470 904

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  • This is the best cheesecake ever & I never used to...

    Submitted by ArwensThermoPics on 17. November 2017 - 09:32.

    This is the best cheesecake ever & I never used to like baked cheesecakes, I've made it a million times & everyone who has tried it love it!! Plus it's so easy!! My hot tip is after pouring the mixture into the tin put some milk into the TM bowl & whizz it up on speed 10 for a few mins to clean the bowl & make yourself a "cooks treat" Basque Cheesecake milkshake Smile

    Cooking from scratch  www.arwensthermopics.com

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