Mini Peanut Butter Cheesecakes

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Mini Peanut Butter Cheesecakes
  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 2 hr 40 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 1
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  • 12 vanilla wafer cookies
  • 1 package (8 oz) plus 1 package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
  • 2 eggs
  • 12 one-inch chocolate-covered peanut butter cup candies, unwrapped


  • 1
    Heat oven to 350° F. Line 12 muffin cups, 2 1/2x1 1/4 inches, with paper baking cups. Place 1 cookie, flat side down, in each cup.
  • 2
    Beat cream cheese and sugar in medium bowl with electric mixer on high speed until fluffy. Beat in vanilla. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Fill cups 3/4 full. Press 1 candy into cheese mixture in each cup until even with top of cheese mixture.
  • 3
    Bake about 15 minutes or until set. Immediately remove from pan to wire rack. Cool 15 minutes. Cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours but no longer than 5 days. Cover and refrigerate any remaining cheesecakes.

Expert Tips

  • tip 1
    If you're not fond of peanut butter cup candies, you can use 1 tablespoon of miniature semisweet chocolate chips in place of each cup. Just press the chips gently into the cheese mixture with the bottom of a teaspoon.
  • tip 2
    Idea These make great traveling companions! Just place them in an airtight plastic container, and place upright in your beach bag or backpackùa guaranteed afternoon pick-me-up.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories from Fat
% Daily Value*:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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