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Turtle Cheesecake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Stacey Rathmann
Added: Thursday, October 1, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Cheesecake
8 oz Chocolate cookies or vanilla wafers
1/4 cup butter -- melted
20 oz cream cheese, softened
1 cup sugar
1 1/2 tbsp flour -- all purpose
1/4 tsp salt
1 tsp vanilla extract
3 eggs
2 tbsp whipping cream

Caramel Topping
1/2 of a 14 oz package of Caramels
1/3 cup whipping cream

Combine ingredients in small saucepan; stir over low heat until smooth

Chocolate Topping
4 oz German sweet chocolate
1 tsp butter
2 tbsp whipping cream
1 cup pecans -- toasted, chopped

Combine ingredients in small saucepan; stir over low heat until smooth.

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 450 F. Place cookies in resealable plastic bag. Squeeze out excess air; seal bag tightly. Roll over cookies with rolling pin until finely crushed. Combine cookie crumbs and butter in medium bowl; press onto bottom on a 9-inch springform pan. Beat cream cheese in large bowl until creamy. Add sugar, flour, salt, and vanilla; mix well. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Blend in cream. Pour over crust. Bake 10 minutes.

Reduce oven temperature to 200 F. Continue baking your turtle cheesecake recipe for 35-40 minutes or until set. Loosen cake from rim of pan; cool before removing rim of pan.

Drizzle the two toppings over your cheesecake. Refrigerate cheesecake. Sprinkle with pecans just before serving.

 

 

 

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