Creamy cheesecake... buttery graham crumb crust... caramel drizzle and a sprinkling of pecans. Be sure to save yourself a piece, because this Caramel-Chocolate Cheesecake is going to disappear quickly. This decadent cheesecake is delicious enough to satisfy anyone's sweet tooth.
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Original recipe yields 16 Servings
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1-1/2 cups graham crumbs
1/4 cup butter, melted
1-1/2 cups pecan halves, divided
3 pkg. (250 g each) Philadelphia Brick Cream Cheese, softened
Combine graham crumbs and butter; press onto bottom and 1 inch up side of 9-inch springform pan. Bake 10 min.
Meanwhile, finely chop 1/2 cup nuts; set aside. Beat cream cheese and sugar in large bowl with mixer until blended. Add chocolate; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, mixing on low speed after each just until blended.
Pour 1/2 cup caramel syrup onto bottom of crust; sprinkle with chopped nuts. Cover with cream cheese batter.
Bake 50 min. or until centre is almost set. Run knife around rim of pan to loosen cake; cool before removing rim. Refrigerate cheesecake 4 hours.
Garnish with remaining nuts, then drizzle with caramel syrup before serving.
Kraft Kitchen Tips!
If baking this delicious cheesecake in a dark nonstick springform pan, reduce the oven temperature to 325°F and check the cheesecake for doneness after 45 min.
Serve topped with thawed Cool Whip Whipped Topping.
This delicious cheesecake can be baked in advance. Cool the cheesecake completely, then wrap it tightly and freeze u to 1 month. Thaw in refrigerator, then top with remaining nuts and caramel syrup just before serving.
Enjoy a serving of this indulgent cake on occasion, but keep portion size in mind.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value
Total fat 31 g
Saturated fat 15 g
Cholesterol 105 mg
Sodium 310 mg
Total carbohydrate 38 g
Dietary fibre 1 g
Sugars 29 g
Protein 7 g
16 servings (117g) each
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.