Irresistible Caramel Pecan Cheesecake
Indulge in the heavenly delight of our Irresistible Caramel Pecan Cheesecake – a symphony of velvety smooth cheesecake, rich caramel swirls, and crunchy toasted pecans. This dessert masterpiece is not just a recipe; it’s a journey into flavor paradise that you won’t want to miss.
- 1 ½ cups graham cracker crumbs
- ⅓ cup granulated sugar
- ½ cup unsalted butter, melted
- 3 (8 oz) packages cream cheese, softened
- 1 cup granulated sugar
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 3 large eggs
- ½ cup caramel sauce
- ½ cup chopped pecans
- Preheat your oven to 325°F (165°C) and grease a 9-inch springform pan.
- In a bowl, combine the graham cracker crumbs, ⅓ cup of sugar, and melted butter. Press the mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan to form the crust.
- In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese until smooth and creamy. Add 1 cup of sugar and vanilla extract, and beat until well combined.
- Add the eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
- Pour half of the cream cheese mixture over the crust.
- Drizzle ¼ cup of caramel sauce over the mixture and sprinkle with chopped pecans.
- Carefully spoon the remaining cream cheese mixture over the top.
- Drop spoonfuls of caramel sauce onto the surface and use a knife to swirl it for a marbled effect.
- Bake for 45-50 minutes or until the edges are set and the center is slightly jiggly.
- Turn off the oven and leave the cheesecake inside for an additional hour.
- Remove from the oven and let it cool completely before refrigerating for at least 4 hours or overnight.
- Before serving, drizzle with more caramel sauce and sprinkle chopped pecans on top.
Prep Time: 20 minutes | Cook Time: 50 minutes | Total Time: 6 hours
Yield: One 9-inch cheesecake (10-12 servings)
Indulge in the heavenly delight of our Irresistible Caramel Pecan Cheesecake – a symphony of velvety smooth cheesecake, rich caramel swirls, and crunchy toasted pecans.
Nutrition information: Calories: 380 | Fat: 25g | Carbohydrates: 35g | Protein: 6g
Savor every bite of this decadent dessert that strikes the perfect balance between creamy, crunchy, and caramel goodness. Whether it’s a special occasion or a simple treat-yourself moment, this cheesecake is guaranteed to leave you craving for more. Share the joy by baking up this masterpiece and watch as it becomes the star of your dessert table, impressing everyone with its irresistible charm.