Caramel Apple Cheesecake

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How to Make Caramel Apple Cheesecake

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I love caramel apples and I love cheesecake so when you put the two together in this recipe…woah!  It’s a show stopper! Whenever I make this Caramel Apple Cheesecake I get rave reviews! It’s not your average dessert and it’s so delicious!! If you’ve ever had caramel apple pie, then you’re definitely going to love this recipe!

There are a few steps to this recipe, but all of them are fairly simple and the end result is totally worth it! Once you take just one bite, you’ll understand what everyone has been talking about!! This is a perfect dessert to for fall, holidays, or really….any day.


If you love apple desserts, be sure to check out Spend With Pennies’ dessert category for lots of great recipes!

Items you’ll need for this recipe 

* Apples * Cream Cheese * 9 x 13 baking pan

Print Recipe
4.86 from 7 votes
Servings: 16 servings
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
1 hr 10 mins
Total Time:
1 hr 30 mins
Author: Holly
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Caramel Apple Cheesecake

I love caramel apples and I love cheesecake and when you put the two together the result is amazing! 

  • 2 cups Flour
  • 1/2 cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 Sticks Butter softened
  • 3 packages Cream Cheese 8 oz. softened
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 3 Eggs
  • 3 Granny Smith Apples peeled cored and diced into small pieces
  • 2 tbsp Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp Nutmeg
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar packed
  • 1 cup Flour
  • 1/2 cup Quick Oats
  • 1 stick Butter Softened
  • Caramel Topping to drizzle
  1. Preheat oven to 350. Line a 9X13 baking pan with aluminum foil be sure to leave overhang on all four sides.
  2. Combine flour and brown sugar in medium sized bowl and cut in butter with 2 forks or a pastry blender until crumbly. Press mixture into prepared pan & bake for 15-20 minutes.
  3. In a large bowl, beat cream cheese, vanilla & sugar until smooth. Add eggs 1 at a time mixing to combine. Pour mixture onto baked crust.
  4. In a medium bowl, toss Apples, sugar and cinnamon until combined. Sprinkle apple pieces evenly over cream cheese mixture.
  5. Combine brown sugar, flour, quick oats and softened butter in a medium bowl until crumbly. Sprinkle topping evenly over your apple layer.
  6. Bake for 45-60 minutes or until filling is set. (You can check it by just slightly jiggling the pan). Allow to cool and then place in refrigerator 4 hours or overnight. Remove from pan and cut into 16 even sized bars. Drizzle with caramel topping.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 504, Fat: 27g, Saturated Fat: 15g, Cholesterol: 107mg, Sodium: 256mg, Potassium: 171mg, Carbohydrates: 60g, Fiber: 1g, Sugar: 39g, Protein: 6g, Vitamin A: 19.7%, Vitamin C: 1.9%, Calcium: 7.4%, Iron: 9.4%

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

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* Apple Pie Tacos * Apple Pie Cupcakes * Apple Pie Bread *


Recipe adapted from Paula Deen



Holly is a wine and cheese lover, recipe creator, shopping enthusiast and self appointed foodie. Her greatest passion is creating in the kitchen and making deliciously comforting recipes for the everyday home cook!

49 comments on “Caramel Apple Cheesecake”

  1. How long would this pie last refrigerated and/or can it be frozen and then thawed out to eat later? 

  2. Can you make it in a pie plate?

    • I’ve only tried the recipe as written but think it would work. This would make more than one pie. Let us know if you try it Ash.

  3. These look amazing! This is the type of recipe I love to take to bonfires. Thanks for sharing!

  4. Do you have baking time suggestions if you were to do in a muffin pan for individuals?

  5. Made this last night for a birthday get together today, and OMG this was DELICIOUS!! I can’t wait for tomorrow so I can eat more haha. If this had been the only dessert I had made there wouldn’t have been any left over

  6. Can I make this 24 hours ahead of time? It’s for work function so I need to make the night before. Will it get soggy? 

  7. so its 3 8oz pkgs of the cream cheese

  8. Have you made it in a spring form pan? Do you know how this would affect cook time / oven temp?

  9. made this cheesecake last Christmas and my family there is 10 of us went crazy over it ,, in the oven now for this Christmas , thanks for the recipe huge success and Merry Christmas to you from Ontario Canada

  10. Are the sticks of butter, a 1/2 cup or 1 cup sticks??

  11. Hello. This recipe sounds so delicious. Is the crust crunchy or soft? I like a crunchy crust so I want to make sure before I make it. 

  12. Can you bake this in a spring form pan? Do I need to change degrees or minutes cooked?

  13. Thank you!!!!

  14. Just wondering if cheese mixture and Apple topping all go in the oven at the same time, baking it now..very soon..

  15. So this bakes all together after it’s been layered? Just looks like the cheese step is baked b/4 the Apple topping… Please advise…

  16. In my oven right, can’t wait to try it…lots of steps but quite easy to make…

  17. 8 ounces of cream cheese total, or 3 8 ounce packages?

  18. I made this dish for a church gathering. Very good and empty dish back home we went. Will make again with a different topping. Love it.

  19. Love caramel… apples….could taste this recipe as I was writing it out…..cant wait to try it…..mmmmmgood

  20. Im not one to follow a recipe with a lot of step, but these steps were very easy and simple. Made for church function. Brought back empty. Will make again, but with a different topping.

  21. Best recipes I’ve made in a long time simply delicious

  22. omg it was soooo good, if I had to describe my first taste of it? Foodgasm!!!!

  23. only one comment…OMG!!!!

  24. This recipe was delicious. I just made it and it was so easy. I will be making it again and again this fall.

  25. Terrific recipe! Great reviews :) I am making again… 2nd time in two weeks.

  26. Nvm it looks delish. Imma try it this weekend

  27. 5 star caramel apple cheesecake, dreamy!

  28. Holy cow this looks good and fairly easy!! Gonna try!!

  29. It looks absolutely delicious and very yummy! I can’t wait to try this recipe! Thanks, for posting!

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