~ Country Graphics Site Map ~
Great gifts for giving
The perfect addition to any gift basket
Great idea for the holidays or any special occasion
~ Chocolate Turtle Cheesecake ~
2 cups vanilla wafer crumbs
14 oz caramels (1 bag)
1 cup chopped pecans, toasted
1/2 cup sugar
2 large eggs
6 T margarine, melted
5 oz evaporated milk
16 oz cream cheese, softened
1 t vanilla
Maraschino cherries (optional)
1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips, melted
Preheat oven to 350F.
Combine crumbs and margarine, press onto bottom and sides
of 9-inch springform pan. Bake for 10 minutes. In 1 1/2
quart heavy saucepan, melt caramels with milk over low
heat, stirring frequently, until smooth. Pour over crust.
Top with pecans. Combine cream cheese, sugar and vanilla,
mixing at medium speed on electric mixer until well
blended. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing well after
each addition. Blend in chocolate, pour over pecans.
Bake for 40 minutes. Loosen cake from rim of pan; cool
before removing rim of pan. Chill. Garnish with
whipped cream, additional chopped nuts and Maraschino
cherries, if desired.
For gift giving place cake on a decorative holiday
plate. Give with a basket containing a package of
coffee beans and a pair of coffee mugs. Embellish
basket with greenery and ribbon.
Add gift tag and recipe card.
Country Graphics Templates
Create your own jar labels and gift tags
Country Graphics Collections
Country Graphics Site Map
Country Graphics & Printables
Copyright 1997 - Present
Worldwide Rights Reserved
Original Country Homespun Graphics by Grandma George