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A slice of Mini Malteser Cheesecake For Two on a white and black plate.

Mini Malteser Cheesecake for 2

Mini Malteser cheesecake - the perfect make ahead dessert for sharing! 
Course Dessert
Cuisine British
Keyword Mini Malteser Cheesecake
Prep Time 15 minutes
Including Chill Time 2 hours 15 minutes
Servings 2 people
Author Nickki Thompson


  • 70 g digestive biscuits
  • 30 g melted butter
  • One 35g Malteser bar
  • 125 g full fat cream cheese
  • 3 tbsp icing sugar
  • 125 ml double cream
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 100 g Maltesers
  • Malteser buttons for decoration

For the cheesecake topping:

  • 100ml Double (heavy) cream, lightly whipped until it holds soft peaks
  • 1 packet of Maltesers/and/or Malteser buttons, for decoration


  • Melt the butter in a medium saucepan.
  • Place the biscuits and the malteser bar in a food bag and bash to crumbs. Pour in the chocolatey biscuit crumbs and stir until you have a damp mixture. Press the buttery crumbs into your tin and press down.
  • Place in the fridge to chill.
  • Whip the double cream until it holds softs peaks. Add the icing sugar, cream cheese and vanilla extract and mix well. Cut the maltesers in half and fold in. Pour into your tin and place in the fridge again. Leave to set for about 2 hours.
  • Once the cheesecake is set, unclip the springform base and carefully transfer the cheesecake to a serving plate.
    Place the lightly whipped cream in a piping bag fitted with a star nozzle. Pipe a decorative pattern all around the edge of the cheesecake and decorate with the maltesers/malteser buttons.