Turtle Cheesecake / Turtle Cheesecake Bars

Cassie * Recipe

By Cassie * 1lovetocook1x

This recipe can be made as a cheesecake, or bars. I made bars tonight.

Enjoy!

Photos are mine


Recipe Rating:
 4 Ratings
Serves:
12
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Cooking Method:
Bake

Ingredients

CRUST
1 1/2 c
graham cracker crumbs
6 Tbsp
butter, melted
1 1/2 Tbsp
sugar
1/2 c
chopped walnuts or pecans - i used pecans
FILLING
2 - 8 oz
cream cheese, softened
1 can(s)
sweetened condensed milk
1/4 c
lemon juice
3
eggs
1/2 c
chocolate chips or more if you like
8 - 10 oz
caramel topping
1/2 c
walnuts or pecans, chopped

Directions

1
Preheat oven to 300 degree F.

Mix cracker crumbs, sugar, nuts and margarine. Press into 9-inch spring form or cake pan. Set aside.
2
Blend cream cheese until creamy. Mix in sweetened condensed milk and lemon juice; then add eggs and mix. Pour over crust.
3
Sprinkle the chocolate chips over the cream cheese layer and allow them to sink.
4
Bake for 50-55 minutes.
5
Remove and drizzle caramel topping over the top and sprinkle with chopped nuts. Bake for additional five minutes.
6
Remove, cool, and refrigerate.