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Lime and Passionfruit Chilled Cheesecake

Lime and Passionfruit Chilled Cheesecake



1 Packet Arnotts Nice Biscuits

80g Butter

750g Philadelphia Cream Cheese

395g sweetened condensed milk

2-3 limes – juiced

100g raw sugar

170g tin passionfruit (drained – reserve juice for curd)

1 tsp Vanilla Bean Paste


Lime and passionfruit curd

Reserved passionfruit juice

2 eggs

2-3 limes juiced

110g raw sugar

80g butter

+Fresh sliced strawberries to serve


Preheat oven to 180°C and line the base and sides of a 22cm spring form cake tin with baking paper.

Place biscuits and butter into thermal bowl and mill 15 sec/speed 6. Press into prepared tin using the mc to compress and bake for 10-15 minutes or until the edges are becoming golden and base is crispy.  remove from oven and allow to cool.

Add cream cheese, sweetened condensed milk, lime juice and vanilla bean paste to the thermal bowl. Beat 20 seconds/speed 6. Scrape down sides of bowl and repeat until mixture is soft and smooth.

Using a spatula stir through drained passionfruit seeds and pour mixture onto the prepared biscuit base.

Shape the surface so that there is a shallow well in the centre of the cake.  Place into a refrigerator while you prepare the curd.

Place all curd ingredients into the thermal mixer and cook for 12 minutes/80C/speed 4.

Once cooked the curd should coat the back of a metal spoon.

Spoon curd into the “well” on top of the cheesecake and chill until completely set (approx. 3 hours)

Decorate with sliced strawberries and serve chilled.

Lime and passionfruit cheesecake

Bread Rolls

Bread Rolls


2 tsp sugar

200g water

120g milk

2 tsp yeast

500g Laucke “00” flour

2 tsp pink Murray River Salt

5-10g Apple Cider Vinegar



Place sugar, water, milk and yeast into the thermal bowl.  Cook for 2 minutes/37C/speed 4.

Add flour salt and vinegar to the warmed liquid and mix for 10 seconds/speed 6. 

Knead dough for 4 minutes/interval speed.  Wrap in a silicon mat or place in an oiled and covered bowl, and leave in a warm draught free place until dough has doubled in size.

Divide dough into 8 equal portions and shape into balls on a lined slice tin.  Allow rolls to double in size then place in a cold oven and cook for approximately 20-25 minutes at 200C