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Pumpkin Toffee Cheesecake

Pumpkin Toffee Cheesecake
Level
Easy
Prep
30 minutes
Cook
75 minutes
Servings
18 servings
Pumpkin Toffee Cheesecake features a fabulous combination of cream cheese and pumpkin topped with crushed toffee candies. It is more than a bit 'over the top'; it is the top! Serve it for dessert or for a special treat anytime.
KEY INGREDIENTS
100% PURE PUMPKIN
LIBBY'S® 100% Pure Pumpkin
Making one pie? Use our 15oz
INGREDIENTS
  • 1 3/4 cups (about 14 to 16) shortbread cookies, crushed
  • 1 tablespoon butter or margarine, melted
  • 3 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, at room temperature
  • 1 1/4 cups packed brown sugar
  • 1 can (15 ounces) LIBBY'S® 100% Pure Pumpkin
  • 2/3 cup (5 fluid-ounce can) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 cup (about 25 to 30) crushed toffee candies
  • 1 container (8 ounces) sour cream, at room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Caramel ice cream topping (optional)
MAKE IT
Step 1
Preheat oven to 350° F.
Step 2
Combine cookie crumbs and butter in small bowl. Press onto bottom and 1-inch up side of 9-inch springform pan.
Step 3
Bake for 6 to 8 minutes (do not allow to brown). Cool on wire rack for 10 minutes.
Step 4
Beat cream cheese and brown sugar in large mixer bowl until creamy. Add pumpkin, evaporated milk, eggs, cornstarch and cinnamon; beat well. Pour into crust.
Step 5
Bake for 60 to 65 minutes or until edge is set but center still moves slightly. Remove from oven; top with toffee candy pieces.
Step 6
Combine sour cream, granulated sugar and vanilla extract in small bowl; mix well. Spread over warm cheesecake.
Step 7
Bake for 8 minutes. Cool completely in pan on wire rack. Refrigerate for several hours or overnight. Remove side of springform pan. Drizzle with caramel topping before serving.
Tip:
Smaller slices will yield more servings for larger groups.
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