Pumpkin Cheesecake Cookie Pie

Prep time: 15 minutes

Total time: 40 minutes 

Servings: 8 slices 

 

For the cookie:

  • 1 package Krusteaz Pumpkin Spice Cookie Mix
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 stick (1/2 cup) unsalted butter
  • For the pumpkin filling:
  • 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 3 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • 2 containers (8oz) pre-made whipped topping, divided

 

Caramel sauce for garnish, optional 

  1. 1. Preheat to oven to 350F. Prepare a 9-inch springform pan. Line the bottom of the pan with parchment paper and lightly grease the sides of the pan. 
  2. 2. Prepare the pumpkin spice cookie mix according to the instructions on the box, combining the egg and butter and mixing until well combined. 
  3. 3. Press the cookie mix into the springform pan, patting evenly. Bake 20-24 minutes, leaving the center slightly softened. 

For the filling:

  1. 4. In a large mixing bowl, beat the cream cheese and brown sugar together until completely smooth. Add pumpkin puree and pumpkin pie spice and continue mixing until well incorporated.  
  2. 5. Fold in one container of whipped topping and fold into the cream cheese filling until completely smooth. Spread the filling over the cooled cookie. 
  3. 6. Allow this to set in the refrigerator for 3-4 hours. 
  4. 7. Top with additional whipped topping prior to serving and drizzle with caramel.