Caramel Apple Cheesecake

1
Anita Hoffman

By
@scent4U

With caramel and apples, this cheesecake is ooey-gooey good.
This recipe and photo are adapted from Taste of Home.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
12
Prep:
45 Min
Cook:
50 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

1 1/2 c
cinnamon graham crackers crumbs (about 8 whole crackers)
3/4 c
sugar, divided
1/4 c
butter, melted
1 pkg
(14 ounces) caramels
2/3 c
evaporated milk
1/2 c
chopped pecans, divided

FILLING

2 pkg
(8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened
2 Tbsp
flour, divided
2
eggs, lightly beaten
1 1/2 c
chopped peeled apples
1/2 tsp
ground cinnamon

How to Make Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Step-by-Step

  • 1In a small bowl, combine the cracker crumbs, 1/4 cup sugar and butter.
    Press onto the bottom and 1 inch up the sides of greased 9 inch spring form pan.
    Place on baking sheet.
    Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes or until lightly browned.
    Cool on wire rack.
  • 2In a heavy saucepan over medium-low heat, cook and stir caramels and milk until melted and smooth.
    Pour 1 cup over crust; sprinkle with 1/4 cup pecans.
    Set remaining caramel mixture aside..
  • 3In a large bowl, beat the cream cheese, 1 tbsp. flour and remaining sugar until smooth.
    Add eggs; beat on low speed just until combined.
    Combine the apples, cinnamon and remaining flour; fold into cream cheese mixture. Pour into crust.
  • 4Place spring form pan in a large baking pan; add 1 inch of hot water to larger pan.
    Bake for 40 minutes.
    Reheat reserved caramel mixture if necessary; gently spoon over cheesecake. Sprinkle with remaining pecans.
    Bake 10-15 minutes or until center is just set.
    Remove pan from water bath. Cool on a wire rack for 10 minutes. Carefully run a knife around edge of pan to loosen; cool 1 hour longer. Refrigerate overnight.
    Remove sides of pan.

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About Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Course/Dish: Other Desserts
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American