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Berry cheesecake in a glass

Berry cheesecake in a glass

Ingredients

  • 150g punnet blackberries
  • 1 tbsp golden caster sugar
  • 1 lemon, finely grated zest and juice
  • 4 gingernut biscuits, crushed
  • knob of butter, melted
  • 2 tbsp icing sugar
  • ½ x 250g tub mascarpone or ricotta

    Cooking time:Ready in 15-20 mins

    Skill level:Easy
    Servings:Serves 2 

  • Method

    1. Toss the blackberries, caster sugar and 1 tbsp of the lemon juice in a small pan. Heat gently for 3-4 mins or until the berries start to burst. Leave to cool.
    2. Meanwhile, mix together the crushed biscuits and melted butter. Spoon into 2 glasses. Gently fold the rest of the lemon juice, the lemon zest and icing sugar into the mascarpone or ricotta. Divide the lemony cheese between the glasses, then spoon over the blackberries and their syrupy juices.