Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars ||
Sometimes plain Jane cheesecake just doesn’t cut it. Sometimes you have to dress it up a bit, put on the black tie, and douse it in caramel. Because sometimes you want something a little bit more than your classic old fashioned cheesecake. Let Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars come to the rescue. A quick and easy recipe, that makes kicking banana loaded dessert bars topped with a caramel sauce and extra bananas (just in case you weren’t getting enough already) is perfect for your next celebration.

And celebrate we shall.
Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars ||

Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars

Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars


  • 2 cups vanilla wafer crumbs
  • 1/2 cup pecans, chopped
  • 1/4 cup butter, melted
  • 3/4 cup packed brown sugar, divided
  • 24oz cream cheese, softened
  • 2 teas rum
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 to 2 ripe bananas, mashed (about 1/2 cup)
  • 2 bananas, sliced (for topping)
  • 2 teas. lemon juice
  • 25 Caramels (found bagged but individually wrapped in the candy or baking aisle)
  • 2 tbs milk


Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. In a bowl, combine the cookie crumbs, pecans, butter, and 1/4 cup brown sugar until combined. Using your fingers press it into a even layer in a 9x13 baking dish.

Combine the cream cheese in a in the bowl of your stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment for 30 seconds. Add the remaining brown sugar and mix until combined. Beat in the rum and eggs, scraping down the sides as needed. Lastly fold in the mashed banana.

Pour the banana cream cheese mix over the crust in an even layer. Bake for 30 minutes, until center is set.

Cool on wire rack before placing in fridge to cool completely, at least 3 hours.

Before serving, toss the remaining sliced bananas with the lemon juice.

In a heatproof bowl over a simmering pot of water, melt the caramels with the milk until smooth, stirring often.

Top the cheesecake with the caramel sauce and sliced bananas.Slice and serve.

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Bananas Foster Cheesecake Bars ||

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