Nalbone Family Recipes

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Almost homemade, Apple, Cake, Cheese, Comfort food, Dessert, Fruit, Holiday

Caramel Apple Cheesecake

Recipe PictureSource: Recipe courtesy Paula Deen
Show: Paula's Home Cooking Episode: Cozy Comfort Food

Servings: 8

Preparation Time: 20 minutes
Start to Finish Time: 56 minutes


  • 21 ounces apple pie filling
  • 1 graham cracker pie crust, 9 inch
  • 16 ounces cream cheese, at room temperature
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup caramel topping
  • 12 pecan halves
  • 2 tablespoons chopped pecans


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Reserve 3/4 cup of the apple filling; set aside. Spoon the remaining filling into the crust. Beat together the cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla until smooth. Add the eggs and mix well. Pour this over the pie filling.
  3. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes, or until the center of the cake is set. Cool to room temperature.
  4. Mix the reserved pie filling and caramel topping in a small saucepan and heat for about 1 minute, or until spreadable. Spoon the apple-caramel mixture over the top of the cheesecake and spread evenly. Decorate the edge of the cake with pecan halves and sprinkle with chopped pecans. Refrigerate the cake until ready to serve.

Yield: 8 servings

Cuisine: American

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Per Serving (excluding unknown items): 540 Calories; 31g Fat (50.7% calories from fat); 8g Protein; 61g Carbohydrate; 2g Dietary Fiber; 115mg Cholesterol; 424mg Sodium. Exchanges: 0 Grain(Starch); 1 Lean Meat; 5 1/2 Fat; 4 Other Carbohydrates.

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