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2 call purpose flour
1/2 cbrown sugar, firmly packed
1 cbutter, softened
2- 8ozpkg cream cheese softened
1/2 csugar plus 2 tb divided
3granny smith apples peeled & cored & chopped
1/2 tspground cinnamon
1/4 tspground nutmeg
1/2 ccaramel topping
1 tspvanilla extract
How to Make Paula Deen's Caramel Apple Cheesecake bars
- Pre-heat oven 350
In med bowl combine flour & brown sugar. Cut in butter with a pastry blender or with your hands until mixture is crumbly.Press evenly into a 13 x 9 baking pan lined with foil. Bake 15 mins or til lightly brown.
- In a large bowl beat cream cheese with 1/2 cup sugar in an electric mixer at med speed till smooth. Then add eggs 1 at a time & vanilla. Stir to combine, pour over warm crust.
- In a small bowl stir together chopped apples, remaining 2 TB sugar, cinnamon & nutmeg. Spoon evenly over cream cheese mixture. Sprinkle evenly with Streusel topping. Bake 30 mins or til filling is set. Drizzle with Caramel Topping.
- Streusel Topping:
1 cup firmly packed brown sugar
1 cup all purpose flour
1/2 cup quick cooking oats
1 stick butter
In a small bowl combine all ingredents