Our Apple Pie Cheesecake Bars recipe starts with refrigerated crescent roll dough. A creamy cheesecake batter with canned apple pie filling topped with buttery cinnamon crumbs bakes into a seasonal dessert that will have you asking for seconds.
Cheesecake Bars Recipe
I have a few questions for you. Love apple pie? Love crumbs on your apple pie? Love cheesecake? Didn't go apple picking yet but crave an apple dessert?
Then you’re going to be over the moon when you bake up these Apple Pie Cheesecake Bars that are easier to make than pie or cheesecake!
Our cheesecake bars combine apple pie, cheesecake and a crumb topping and bake into handheld bars.
A simple creamy cheesecake batter studded with apple pie filling is topped with a buttery cinnamon crumb topping and baked on a crescent dough crust.
Now that’s a mouthwatering dessert that you won’t be able to resist! Trust me, you’re going to love this easy dessert recipe!
Swirls of Flavor Recipe Tips
- Make with canned cherry pie filling in place of the apple pie filling
- Add dried cranberries
- Make with crescent roll dough in place of the seamless dough and press the perforations together to seal
- Reduce the calories and use low fat cream cheese
Ingredients you will need to make this recipe
- refrigerated crescent dough
- cream cheese
- granulated sugar
- vanilla extract
- canned apple pie filling
- dark brown sugar
- ground cinnamon
- confectioners’ sugar
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- 1 tube (8 oz.) crescent recipe creations seamless dough sheet , Pillsbury
- 2 pkgs. (8 oz. each) cream cheese , at room temperature
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- 1 egg
- 1 Tbs. flour
- 1 tsp. vanilla extract
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Preheat oven to 350F. Line 9-inch x 13-inch baking pan with foil leaving 2-inch overhang. Coat with non-sticking cooking spray.
Unroll crescent dough. Press dough on bottom and 1/2-inch up sides of prepared pan.
With mixer on medium-high beat cream cheese and 1/2 cup granulated sugar until light and fluffy. Add egg, 1 Tbs. flour and vanilla, beating until blended. Add apple pie filling; beat 2 minutes until well combined. Spread cheesecake mixture evenly over crescent dough.
In bowl combine 2 cups flour, 1/3 cup granulated sugar, brown sugar and cinnamon until blended. Stir in melted butter until moist crumb mixture forms. Using hands shape into crumbs and arrange over cheesecake mixture.
Bake 55 minutes or until cheesecake is set and crumbs are golden. Cool 30 minutes in pan. Using foil overhang, lift out of pan. Cool completely on wire rack.
Sprinkle with confectioners’ sugar. Cut into 12 bars.
Makes 12 bars.