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Turtle Cheesecake

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1 3/4 cups chocolate graham cracker crumbs1/3 cup butter or margarine, melted3 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened1 (14-ounce) can NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Sweetened Condensed Milk1/2 cup granulated sugar3 large eggs3 tablespoons lime juice1 tablespoon vanilla extract1 1/2 cups (9-ounces) NESTLÉ TOLL HOUSE Semi-Sweet Chocolate Morsels2 tablespoons Chocolate Flavor NESTLÉ NESQUIK Syrup2 tablespoons caramel syrup or ice cream topping1/2 cup coarsely chopped pecans1/4 cup NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Semi-Sweet Chocolate Mini Morsels


Preheat oven to 300°F (150°C). Grease 9-inch springform pan.
For Crust: Combine crumbs and butter in medium bowl. Press onto bottom and 1-inch up side of prepared pan.
For Filling: Beat cream cheese and sweetened condensed milk in large mixer bowl until smooth. Add sugar, eggs, lime juice and vanilla extract; beat until combined. Microwave morsels in medium, microwave-safe bowl on HIGH (100%) power for 1 minute; stir. Morsels may retain some of their shape. If necessary, microwave at additional 10 to 15-second intervals, stirring just until morsels are melted. Stir 2 cups of cheesecake batter into melted morsels; mix well. Alternately spoon batters into crust, beginning and ending with yellow batter.
Bake for 1 hour 10 to 15 minutes or until edge is set and center moves slightly. Cool in pan on wire rack for 10 minutes; run knife around edge of cheesecake. Cool completely. Drizzle Nesquik and caramel syrup over cheesecake. Sprinkle with pecans and mini morsels. Refrigerate for several hours or overnight. Remove side of pan.