Caramel apple cheesecake bars

Hi in accordance to my previous post of my easy quick caramel sauce, this post is to make use of the sauce recipe in between your delicious cheesecake fantasy

The recipe is so easy and explained in clear steps , the recipe ideally contains 3 layers of magic

  • The base
  • The cheese layer
  • Apple crumble layer

Apples are always available irrespective of all the seasons and that few of them keep lying in your counter top , why make use of it

Lets get to the easy caramel bars

Ingrideints

  1. THE BASE

1 cup all purpose flour

2 tbsp brown sugar

2 tbsp Regular sugar

1/2 cup unsalted butter ( room temperature )

1/2 tsp salt

2. THE CHEESE LAYER

1 cup softened cream cheese ( room temperature )

1 egg

1/4 cup sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

3. APPLE CRUMBLE LAYER

1- 2 apples peeled and cut into pieces

2 tbsp cinnamon

2 tbsp sugar

1/2 cup whole oats ( bigger granules )

1/4 cup brown sugar

1/2 cup flour

3 tbsp cold butter ( need to be cold )

Use a 8*8 inch square pan , line it with some butter , set aside , preheat your oven to 175 degree Celsius or 350 degree Fahrenheit

Method :

  1. THE BASE

In a bowl combine your butter , sugars and mix well until creamy , mix your flour and salt , combine the flour mixture to your butter , and fold into dough layer

REFER THE BELOW VIDEO FOR THE WHOLE RECIPE

Press the dough layer into your pan evenly , bake your base for 10 to 15 minutes or until slightly golden brown

2. THE CHEESE LAYER

In the same bowl ,add your softened cream cheese , mix well , add your egg , sugar and vanilla extract , mix well until all incorporated

3.THE APPLE CRUMBLE LAYER

Ina small bowl , mix your apples , cinnamon and sugar together , coat your apples well with the cinnamon mixture

Another bowl , mix your whole oats , flour , brown sugar and the cold butter , using a fork , press your cold butter with the oats mixture ,

note : the butter to be cold in order to form the crumble mixture .

Now , remove your pan out of the oven , allow the base to cool , and starts layering

  • pour your cheese mixture
  • add your apples over the cheese mixture
  • add your crumbled oats layer on the very top evenly

And the pan is ready to go again into the oven for the final bake for your easy delicious caramel apple bars

Bake for 30 to 40 minutes or until the oats layers turns golden brown

NOTE : the bars has to come to room temperature after baking , and then it has to be refrigerated for a minimum of 6 hours in order to be set

once the bars are set from the refrigerator , cut your pieces and pour some hot caramel sauce , go ahead

Its a great treat for non chocolate lovers

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