Process 30 cookies in food processor until finely ground. Add butter; mix well. Press onto bottom of 13x9-inch pan.
Beat cream cheese, sugar and vanilla in large bowl with mixer until blended. Add sour cream; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating after each just until blended; pour half over crust. Stir melted chocolate into remaining batter; pour over batter in pan. Chop remaining cookies; sprinkle over batter.
Bake 45 min. or until center is almost set. Cool completely. Refrigerate 4 hours.
Wrap cooled cheesecake tightly in foil. Freeze up to 2 months. Thaw in refrigerator overnight before serving.
How to Easily Cut Cheesecake
Line pan with foil, with ends extending over sides before filling with cheesecake batter. Bake, cool and refrigerate cheesecake as directed. Use foil handles to lift cheesecake from pan before cutting to serve.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 34g
Saturated Fat 19g
Trans Fat 1g
Total Carbohydrates 39g
Dietary Fiber 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.