Tetley Lemon Black Ripple Cheesecake -

Tetley Lemon Black Ripple Cheesecake

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Ripple Ingredients:

2bags  Butter at room temperature
125 mlSugar
½ cuplWheat flour, sifted
2 TBSPTetley Earl Grey, open bag and use leaves

Cheesecake:

1 packetChocolate mint Tennis biscuits
100g  Butter
1 x 397g tinCondensed milk
1 x 250gSmooth creamed cottage cheese
125 mlLemon juice
125 mlBoiling water
2bagsTetleyLemon flavoured Tea
1 TBSPGelatin
250 mlCream, whipped

Method

  • Crush the Tennis biscuits, then add the melted butter and mix well.
  • Press mixture into the sides and base of a pie dish or tin with a 4 cup capacity. Place in the fridge to chill.
  • Make the ripple by placing boiling water, teabags and sugar in a pot, then stir until sugar has dissolved and you have a strong tea.
  • Remove the teabags, then bring to the boil.
  • Once boiling, reduce the heat and add the corn flour, stirring until thickened.
  • Allow to cool slightly.
  • Beat the condensed milk, creamed cheese and lemon juice together.
  • Place the two teabags in boiling water and steep for 5 minutes, then remove the tea bags.
  • Sprinkle over the gelatin and stir to dissolve.
  • Once cooled slightly add to the cream cheese mixture, then fold in the whipped cream.
  • Pour into prepared crust.
  • Place some ripple mixture into a piping bag or a little sandwich bag, which you snip the tip off to form a small piping bag.
  • Squiggle over the unset tart and use a skewer to create a ripple effect, then place in fridge to set.
  • Serve with remaining ripple mixture as a drizzle with the cheesecake.

Makes:1 large tart