Candied Apple Pie Cheesecake
The ultimate cheesecake for apple pie lovers with apple pie filling, walnuts and toffee bits, all in a ginger snap crust.
What you need:
1 cup crushed gingersnaps
3 Tbsp. butter, melted
1/2 cup plus 2 Tbsp. sugar, divided
2 pkg. (8 oz. each) PHILADELPHIA Cream Cheese, softened
2 tsp. vanilla
1/2 cup BREAKSTONE’S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
1 cup apple pie filling, divided
1/2 cup PLANTERS Walnut Pieces, divided
1/2 cup toffee bits, divided
HEAT oven to 325°F.
MIX crumbs, butter and 2 Tbsp. sugar; press onto bottom and up side of 9-inch pie plate.
BEAT cream cheese, 1/2 cup sugar and vanilla with mixer until blended. Add sour cream; mix well. Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating just until blended after each. Stir in 1/2 each pie filling, nuts and toffee. Pour into crust.
BAKE 35 min. or until center is almost set. Cool. Refrigerate 4 hours. Top with remaining pie filling, nuts and toffee before serving.
kraft kitchens tips
Save 50 calories and 6 grams of fat per serving by preparing as directed with PHILADELPHIA Neufchatel Cheese and BREAKSTONE’S Reduced Fat or KNUDSEN’S LITE Sour Cream.
Prepare using chocolate-covered toffee bits.