No-Bake Orange Chocolate Cheesecake

No-Bake Orange Chocolate Cheesecake

Servings: 10-12 Prep: 30 minutes, plus 12 hours of chilling


12 Oz Chocolate cookies, like Oreos without frosting

1/4 Cup Butter, Melted

2 Tsp Organic Pure Chocolate Extract, divided

16 Oz Cream Cheese, room temperature

1/2 Cup Sugar

1/4 plus 1 Tbsp Cup Orange Juice

1 Tbsp plus 1 Tsp Orange Zest

1.5 Tsp Organic Pure Orange Extract, divided

1.25 Cups Whipping Cream, whipped to stiff peaks

16 Oz Chocolate Chips

1/4 Cup Heavy Whipping Cream

1/4 Cup Sour Cream

  1. In a food processor, pulse together the cookies, 1 Tsp chocolate extract, and melted butter.
  2. Press the cookie mixture into a pie dish and then freeze.
  3. In a large bowl, mix together the cream cheese, sugar, 1/4 cup of orange juice, 1 Tbsp orange zest, and 1 tsp of orange extract with an electric mixer.
  4. Fold the whipped cream into the cream cheese mixture.
  5. In a small bowl, mix together the sour cream, remaining orange juice, remaining orange zest, and remaining orange extract. Refrigerate and set aside.
  6. Pour the cream cheese mixture into the crust and refrigerate for at least 4 hours.
  7. In a microwave-safe bowl, microwave the heavy cream, remaining chocolate extract, and chocolate chips until chocolate chips just begin to melt. Whisk the mixture until it is smooth and glossy.
  8. Smooth the chocolate ganache mixture on top of the pie, drizzle the orange mixture over the chocolate, and then refrigerate for another 4 hours.