Dust entire surface of cooled cheesecake with unsweetened cocoa powder using a wire mesh strainer, if desired. For a festive Valentine's Day garnish, create a heart-shaped design by topping dusted cheesecake with heart-shaped stencil and sprinkling with icing sugar.
Prepare using Baker's Bittersweet Chocolate. Garnish with a sprinkling of icing sugar just before serving.
If using a dark nonstick springform pan, reduce oven temperature to 300ºF.
Dessert can be part of a balanced diet but remember to keep tabs on portions.
How to Bake Cheesecake in 13x9-Inch Pan
Mix crust ingredients as directed; press onto bottom of 13x9-inch pan. Set aside. Prepare batter as directed, using 4 eggs, increasing cream cheese to 4 pkg. (250 g each) and increasing the sugar to 1 cup. Keep measures of all other ingredients the same. Pour over crust. Refrigerate as directed. Makes 16 servings.