Marvin Daugherty’s “Marvelous Turtle Treat”


  • 1 8-oz. package softened cream cheese

  • 1 14-oz. can sweetened condensed milk

  • 6 individual caramels, unwrapped

  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar

  • 2 tablespoons milk

  • 1/3 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips

  • 2 tablespoons milk

  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans


  1. In a medium bowl, combine softened cream cheese and
    sweetened condensed milk. Beat on high speed until smooth and creamy,
    about 8 minutes. Pour into 9-inch pre-baked pie crust. (Chocolate pie
    crust makes it even better!)

  2. In a small saucepan, combine caramels, brown sugar, and 2
    tablespoons milk. Melt over medium heat, stirring frequently, until
    smooth. Drizzle mixture over top of filling.

  3. In a small saucepan, combine chocolate chips and 2
    tablespoons milk. Melt over low heat until smooth, stirring frequently.
    Drizzle over filling.

  4. Sprinkle pecans on top.

  5. Chill at least 3 hours before serving.