Turtle Tart

  • Prep 25 min
  • Total 3 hr 15 min
  • Servings 16
Turtle Tart

Ingredients

Cookie Base

1
pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz) Betty Crocker™ oatmeal cookie mix
1/2
cup butter or margarine, softened
1
tablespoon water
1
egg
1
cup chopped pecans

Filling

40
caramels, unwrapped
1/3
cup whipping cream
3/4
cup chopped pecans

Topping

1
bag (11.5 oz) milk chocolate chips (2 cups)
1/3
cup whipping cream
1/4
cup chopped pecans

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, stir cookie mix, butter, water and egg until soft dough forms. Stir in 1 cup pecans. Press dough in bottom and up sides of ungreased 9-inch tart pan with removable bottom.
  • 2
    Bake 19 to 21 minutes or until light golden brown. Cool 10 minutes.
  • 3
    Meanwhile, in medium microwavable bowl, microwave caramels and 1/3 cup cream on High 2 to 4 minutes, stirring twice, until caramels are melted. Stir in 3/4 cup pecans. Spread over cooled crust. Refrigerate 15 minutes.
  • 4
    In another medium microwavable bowl, microwave chocolate chips and 1/3 cup cream on High 1 to 2 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds, until chocolate is smooth. Pour over filling. Sprinkle with 1/4 cup pecans. Refrigerate 2 hours or until set. To serve, let stand at room temperature 10 minutes before cutting. Store covered in refrigerator.

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Tips

Expert Tips

  • This recipe was one of fifteen winners in the 2007 Mix It Up with Betty! Cookie Mix Recipe Contest. More than $10,000 was awarded!
  • Use oatmeal chocolate chip cookie mix instead of the oatmeal cookie mix if you’d prefer not to have the cinnamon flavor.
  • No tart pan? Use a 13x9-inch pan and cut into squares instead of wedges.

Nutritional Information

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
530
Calories from Fat
260
% Daily Value
Total Fat
29g
45%
Saturated Fat
10g
51%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
45mg
15%
Sodium
240mg
10%
Potassium
240mg
7%
Total Carbohydrate
59g
20%
Dietary Fiber
3g
11%
Sugars
37g
Protein
7g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
8%
8%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
8%
8%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 4 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 4 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
4
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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