Sopapilla Cheesecake Pie

Discussion in 'Dutch Oven Recipes' started by odironchefs, Feb 28, 2014.

  1. During our Mexican Themed DOG( Dutch Oven Gathering) this was the dessert that was made.

    2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened
    1 cup white sugar
    1 teaspoon Mexican vanilla extract
    2 (8 ounce) cans refrigerated crescent rolls
    3/4 cup white sugar
    1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    1/2 cup butter, room temperature
    1/4 cup honey

    1.Preheat dutch oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Prepare 12 inch dutch with cooking spray or dutch oven liner.
    2.Beat the cream cheese with 1 cup of sugar and the vanilla extract in a bowl until smooth.
    3.Unroll the cans of crescent roll dough. Press one piece into the bottom of a 12 inch dutch oven. Evenly spread the cream cheese mixture into the dutch oven, then cover with the remaining piece of crescent dough. Stir together 3/4 cup of sugar, cinnamon, and butter. Dot the mixture over the top of the cheesecake.
    4.Bake until the crescent dough has puffed and turned golden brown, about 30 minutes. Remove from the heat and drizzle with honey. Cool completely in the pan before serving.
  2. dirtsailor2003

    dirtsailor2003 Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    Sounds great!
  3. disco

    disco Smoking Guru OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Oh, I want me some!

  4. Sounds absolutely great!  Have you tried stuffing each individual crescent roll?  Just trying to think outside the DO.  I will have to try this for sure!

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