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No Bake Apple Cheesecake Salad

No Bake Apple Cheesecake Salad is a six layer, no bake dessert that features a list of the best dessert ingredients: peanut butter, graham crackers, apple pie filling, whipped topping, and cream cheese.  This easy fluff recipe will be a hit at your next party or get-together. 
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Refrigerator Time1 d
Total Time1 d 15 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: apple cheesecake fluff, apple cheesecake salad, No bake apple cheesecake salad
Servings: 16 servings
Calories: 320kcal
Author: Barbara

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 4 Tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar, packed
  • 1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 8 ounces whipped topping
  • 21 ounces apple pie filling
  • sprinkle ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/3 cup crunchy peanut butter (additional)

Instructions

  • Combine graham cracker crumbs, melted butter, brown sugar and 1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter, mixing well with hands or fork until crumbly. Divide into 3 equal portions.
  • Press 2/3 of the crumb mixture into the bottom of a 9 x 13 inch pan. Reserve the remaining 1/3 for the topping.
  • Beat cream cheese, and granulated sugar until smooth. Fold in whipped topping. Divide into 2 portions.
  • Spread 1/2 of cream cheese mixture over the crust.
  • Distribute apple pie filling evenly over cream cheese mixture. Sprinkle with ground cinnamon if desired.
  • Combine confectioners sugar and 1/3 cup crunchy peanut butter until crumbly. Sprinkle over apple pie filling layer, and then top with remaining 1/2 of cream cheese mixture.
  • Top with reserved 1/3 graham cracker crumbles, sprinkling over the top evenly.
  • Cover tightly with foil, plastic wrap or with a tight fitting lid. Refrigerate for a minimum of 24 hours before serving.

Notes

  • This is a no bake cheesecake salad recipe; no need to turn on the oven.
  • Let your cream cheese sit out at room temperature before beating to prevent clumps in this no bake apple cheesecake salad.  
  • Whipped topping is another name for Cool Whip.  Use fat free Cool Whip if desired. 
  • Keep some apple pie filling in the pantry for recipes like this one. 
  • Be sure to tightly cover this apple cheesecake fluff with a lid or tight fitting plastic wrap, and refrigerate for a minimum of 24 hours to let all the flavors develop. 
  • I love no bake desserts. Some of my favorites are Grandma's Cherry Fluff and Salted Nut Squares

Nutrition

Calories: 320kcal | Carbohydrates: 39g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 23mg | Sodium: 217mg | Potassium: 174mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 28g | Vitamin A: 297IU | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 44mg | Iron: 1mg