Mini Chocolate Caramel Cheesecakes
3/4 cup graham cracker crumbs
2 tablespoons granulated sugar
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
1 1/4 cups (7 1/2 oz.) NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® SWIRLED™ Milk Chocolate & Caramel Morsels, divided
12 ozs. cream cheese, softened
2/3 cup NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Sweetened Condensed Milk
1 large egg
3 tablespoons NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Baking Cocoa
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Caramel ice cream topping
PREHEAT oven to 300° F. Paper-line 12 muffin cups.
COMBINE crumbs, sugar and butter in small bowl. Press rounded tablespoon of crumb mixture onto bottom of each cup.
Divide 1/2 cup morsels between all cups.
BEAT cream cheese in small mixer bowl until fluffy.
Add sweetened condensed milk, egg, cocoa and vanilla extract; beat until smooth.
Spoon 1/4 cup mixture into each cup.
BAKE for 18 to 20 minutes or until centers are set.
Remove from oven to wire rack.
While still warm, top cheesecakes with with remaining morsels.
Morsels will soften but will retain shape.
Refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
SERVE drizzled with caramel topping
Preparation - 15 min
Cooking - 18 min
Cooling Time - 1 hrs refrigerating
Yields - 12 individual cheesecakes
Pairs Well With
Each mini chocolate caramel cheesecake just melts in your mouth.