Candy Bar Cheesecake Bars

Candy Bar Cheesecake Bars

Servings: 10-12 Prep: 15 minutes Cook Time: 30-35 Minutes, Plus 4 Hours Chill Time


For the Cookie Crust:

24 oz Oreo Cookies

1/4 Cup plus 2 Tbsp Salted Butter, Melted

1 Tbsp Cook's Pure Vanilla Powder

For the Cheesecake Filling:

6 oz White Chocolate Wafers

2 Tbsp Heavy Cream

16 Oz Cream Cheese, softened

1/3 Cup Sugar

1 Tbsp All-purpose Flour

1 Tsp Cook's English Toffee Flavor

1 Tbsp Cook's Pure Vanilla Extract

Pinch of Salt

2 Large Eggs

For the Topping:

1 Recipe Caramel Sauce

1/4 Cup Heavy Cream

16 Oz Milk or Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips

1/2 Cup Chopped Chocolate Candy Bars of Choice


For the Cookie Crust:

  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Line a 9" square baking dish with parchment paper.
  3. In a food processor, pulse the cookies together with the vanilla powder until a fine cookie crumb forms.
  4. Pulse in the melted butter until the texture is of fine wet sand.
  5. Press the crust mixture into the bottom of the prepared pan.
  6. Bake for 8-10 minutes until the crust is golden brown. Set aside to cool.

For the Cheesecake Filling:

  1. In the bowl of an electric mixer, mix the cream cheese and sugar together until smooth.
  2. Mix in the extracts, flour, and salt until well combined.
  3. Add in the eggs, one at a time, scraping the bowl after each addition.
  4. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate and the heavy cream together on high for about a minute or until the chocolate is just melted.
  5. With a fork, whisk together the chocolate mixture until it is smooth and glossy. Let cool for 5 minutes.
  6. Mix the chocolate mixture into the cream cheese mixture and then pour into the cooled crust.
  7. Bake for 30-35 minutes or until the center is just set.
  8. Let cool at room temperature.
  9. In a microwave-safe bowl, melt the chocolate and heavy cream together in the microwave. Whisk together until the mixture is smooth and glossy.
  10. Spread the chocolate ganache over the top of the cheesecake and then drizzle with caramel sauce. Finally, sprinkle the chopped chocolate candy bar on top.
  11. Chill for 4 hours.