This is a pizza recipe with a twist as it incorporates caramel apples and the goodness of homemade ingredients.
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The main difference in this apple pie pizza recipe is the crust. Instead of a crunchy flour base it is a sugar cookie of giant dimensions. That is something that makes it sweet and different. The next difference is replacing the tomato bases savory sauce with a caramel infused frosting of cream cheese. With this kind of a sauce base it is the perfect platform to add on apple slices and walnuts as a wonderful and healthy snack or dessert item. For those who are thinking of the time that the recipe will take, one can save time by opting for cookie dough that is found in the store. The caramel drizzle will make all the difference as well.
Ingredients to use
The sugar cookie crust can be made with
- Half a cup of unsalted butter
- 3/4th cup of granulated sugar
- 1 tsp of vanilla extract
- 1 and ½ cup of all purpose flour
- 1/4th tsp of salt
- 1 tsp of baking soda
The pizza topping ingredients are:
- 2 medium sized apples, thinly sliced
- Eight ounces of cream cheese
- One fourth cup of unsalted butter
- One and half cup of sugar
- One tsp of vanilla extract
- 1/4th cup of caramel sauce
- 1/3rd cup of chopped walnuts
How to make?
In order to make the crust you need to take a large bowl with a hand mixer. In it add the softened butter and sugar and beat till it is light and fluffy. The eggs need to be beaten and added with vanilla. The flour should be whisked in another bowl with salt, baking soda and baking powder. The dry ingredients should be mixed with the wet ingredients slowly. One the dough is formed; it needs to be chilled in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes. The oven needs to be preheated and a pizza pan needs to be greased. You can then place the cookie dough and press into a flat circle. It will be baked in a time span of eighteen to twenty minutes. Once it has cooled completely it needs to be decorated. To make the frosting the apple splices need to be soaked in club soda. This will prevent them from turning brown. In order to make the frosting one needs to beat the cream cheese, butter along with sugar till the mixture is smooth. Once the mixture is combined it should be poured onto the crust. You can then decorate with walnuts, apple slices and caramel sauce. It can be cut into slices for serving or leftovers refrigerated as well.