Apple Almond Cheesecake Recipe

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Apple Almond Cheesecake

Kristin Miller

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@Kk723

This turned out soooo good! Its a great fall dessert!


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Ingredients

CRUST

1/2 c
butter softened
1/2 c
ground almonds
1/4 c
sugar
1/4 tsp
almond extract
1 c
flour

FILLING

250 g
cream cheese softened
1/4 c
sugar
1
egg
1/4 tsp
almond extract

TOPPING

1/3 c
lightly packed brown sugar
1 Tbsp
flour
1/2 tsp
cinnamon
4 c
apples, peeled and sliced
1/3 c
slivered almonds or 1/3 cup chopped almonds

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Make the crust: In a small bowl, beat butter until fluffly. Add ground almonds and extract and mix. Work flour into mixture until a ball of dough forms. Roll out dough. I placed dough between two sheets of wax paper. Roll into a 10" circle. Place in a spring form pan and press dough slightly up the sides. Refrigerate 30 mins.
2
Make filling: Beat cream cheese until smooth. Add sugar, egg and extract. Pour into chilled crust.
3
Make topping: In a large bowl combine sugar, flour and cinnamon. Arrange apples on top of cake in a circular pattern until all slices are used. Sprinkle with brown sugar mixture and then sprinkle almonds on top.
4
Bake in a 425 oven for 10 mins., then turn down to 350 and bake for 30-35 mins. and until apples are tender.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts