Supreme Turtle Cheesecake

Vicki Johnson


This cheesecake was an accident. I was using a cheesecake recipe that called for cocktail nuts and I made it and wasn't crazy about it, nor were my guinea pig friends. But when I changed it to pecans, it was a wild success.


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30 Min
1 Hr


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2 c
graham cracker crumbs
1/2 c
chopped pecans
6 Tbsp
melted butter
1/4 c


4 pkg
cream cheese softened (8 oz pkg)
2 tsp
vanilla extract
1 c
1 c
sour cream
1/2 c
caramel ice cream topping
1/2 c
pecans, halved

How to Make Supreme Turtle Cheesecake


  • 1Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees
  • 2Spray 13x9 springform pan with non-stick spray
  • 3Combine graham cracker crumbs with melted butter, 1/4 cup sugar and nuts. Press into bottom of pan and up sides.
  • 4Bake for 10 minutes,set aside.
  • 5Beat cream cheese, 1 cup of sugar and vanilla with mixer until blended.
  • 6Add sour cream, mix well.
  • 7Add eggs, one at a time, beating on low after each one until just blended.
  • 8Pour over crust
  • 9Bake for 40 to 60 minutes or until center is almost set.
  • 10Cool completely. Refrigerate over night
  • 11Top with caramel topping
  • 12Decorate with pecan halves as desired.

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About Supreme Turtle Cheesecake

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Collection: Cheesecake

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