Preparation / Directions:
In bowl, mix graham cracker crumbs, 1/3 cup sugar, chopped almonds and margarine; press on bottom and 2-inches up side of 9-inch springform pan; set aside. In large bowl, with electric mixer at medium speed, beat cream cheese and remaining 2/3 cup sugar until smooth; blend in eggs, sour cream, pumpkin and spice. Pour into prepared crust. Bake at 350 degrees F for 1 hour. Turn off oven. Open door slightly; leave cheesecake in oven for 30 minutes. Spread Almond Crunch Topping over warm cheesecake. Broil 6 inches from heat source for 2 minutes or until golden brown. Chill at least 4 hours before serving. Almond Crunch Topping: In small saucepan, heat margarine and brown sugar until dissolved. Stir in Sliced Almonds and flaked coconut.