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Chocolate Icebox Cake

Prepare the icebox cake and refrigerate, covered, for up to 3 days. Recipe by Kate Merker and Sara Quessenberry, August 2010. From the Real Simple website: http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/browse-all-recipes/chocolate-icebox-cake-00000000037537/index.html.

  • Yield: 8 servings
  • Prep time: 30 Minutes
  • Refrigerate: 12 Hours


  • 2 15-ounce container(s) ricotta cheese
  • 12 ounce(s) semisweet chocolate, melted and cooled
  • Half of a 9-ounce package(s) chocolate wafer cookies
  • 1/4 cup(s) shaved semisweet chocolate.


1. In a food processor, puree ricotta with chocolate until very smooth.

2. Line an 8½-by-4½-inch loaf pan with parchment paper, leaving an overhang on 2 sides. Layer the ricotta mixture and the chocolate wafer cookies in the prepared pan (3 layers of the ricotta mixture and 2 layers of the cookies, beginning and ending with the ricotta mixture).

3. Refrigerate for at least 12 hours and up to 2 days. To serve, remove from pan, slice, and sprinkle with shaved semisweet chocolate.

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