Caramel Cheesecake Bars

Indulge in the decadent delight of these Caramel Cheesecake Bars. A heavenly combination of creamy cheesecake, buttery graham cracker crust, and rich caramel topping, these bars are a true treat for the taste buds.

Why You’ll Love This Recipe:

  • The creamy cheesecake filling is perfectly balanced with the sweet caramel topping.
  • The buttery graham cracker crust adds a delightful crunch to every bite.
  • These bars are a great make-ahead dessert for parties or gatherings.


  • 2 cups graham cracker crumbs
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup sour cream
  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 14 ounces sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 tablespoons corn syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract


  1. Preheat oven to 350°F (175°C).
  2. For the crust, combine graham cracker crumbs, sugar, and melted butter. Press into the bottom of a 9×13 inch baking dish sprayed with nonstick cooking spray; set aside.
  3. For the filling, beat together cream cheese, sugar, and vanilla until smooth. Beat in eggs, one at a time. Add sour cream and mix until smooth. Pour over prepared crust, smooth top and bake for 50 minutes.
  4. Turn off the oven, open the door and let the cheesecake sit in the warm oven for 15 minutes. Remove and let cool for an hour.
  5. For the caramel topping, combine brown sugar and butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir until the butter is melted and sugar is dissolved. Whisk in condensed milk, corn syrup, and vanilla and bring to a boil, stirring continuously. Boil until the caramel reaches 225 degrees F.
  6. Let caramel cool in the pan for 3-5 minutes, then pour over cheesecake. Smooth and let set until cool. Cut into squares and serve.

Storage: Store these Caramel Cheesecake Bars in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3-4 days.

Recipe Tips:

  • For a twist, sprinkle some sea salt over the caramel topping before it sets for a sweet and salty contrast.
  • Feel free to add chopped nuts or chocolate chips to the cheesecake filling for added texture and flavor.

Enjoy these irresistible Caramel Cheesecake Bars as a delightful dessert that will impress your family and friends!

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