Alesha Dixon's Peach Melba Ripple Cheesecake

Everybody loves Cheesecake! This is fruity number has an extra depth of flavour. Great for alfresco dinning or rounding off a BBQ. 

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15
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120
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10

For the base:
100g rolled oats
75g blanched almonds
3 tbsp The Groovy Food Company organic coconut sugar
75g The Groovy Food Company organic coconut oil, melted

For the filling:
100g The Groovy Food Company LightAmber & Mild organic agave nectar 
3 tbsp cornflour
500g ricotta cheese
3 large organic eggs, lightly beaten
150ml pot double cream
1 tsp vanilla extract

For the fruit puree:
1 x 410g tin peach halves in juice, drained
2 tbsp The Groovy Food Company Light Amber & Mild organic agave nectar 
150g raspberries
 

1. Heat oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4 and grease and line the base of a 20cm spring-form cake tin.
2. Blitz together the oats, almonds, coconut sugar and ¼ tsp salt in a food processor to fine crumb. Tip into a bowl and stir through the melted coconut oil.
3. Press into the prepared tin and bake for 15-20mins. Set aside to cool.
4. For the fruit purees: whiz ½ the peach halves and 1 tbsp agave in a food processor until smooth, then do the same with 75g raspberries and 1 tbsp agave.
5. Pass the rasps through a sieve, discarding the seeds. Pop into separate pans and simmer for a few minutes until thickened, set aside to cool.
6. To make the filling, beat together the agave and cornflour, add the ricotta and beat well until smooth, then stir in the cream, vanilla, and ½ the peach puree, until smooth. Add the eggs a little at a time. Fold through the remaining raspberries.
7. Chop the remaining peaches and fold in too. Pour on to the base.
8. Dollop over spoonfuls of the purees and swirl through with the back of a spoon or knife. Bake for 10 minutes then reduce the heat to 120C/100C fan/gas ½ and cook for 1 hr 45 mins -2hrs more, until only a slight wobble in the centre.
9. Turn the oven off and leave for 1 hr, then open the door slightly and cool in oven for 1hr more. Transfer to the fridge and chilli overnight before serving.
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Tip of the Month

For a buttery caramel flavour, switch to coconut sugar in your bakes and cakes. 

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