Venango County Recipe of the Day: Banana Cheesecake Dessert

| October 2, 2019

This crowd-pleasing recipe is perfect for a potluck gathering!

Banana Cheesecake Dessert


2 pkgs. strawberry no-bake cheesecake mix
3/4 cup butter, melted
1/4 cup sugar
3 cups cold milk
1 regular-size can crushed pineapple, well-drained
3 medium firm bananas, sliced
1/2 cup chocolate ice cream topping, warmed, divided
1/2 cup caramel ice cream topping, divided
1 – 8 oz. carton frozen whipped topping, thawed
1/3 cup chopped pecans
Maraschino cherries with stems


~Set aside filling and strawberry topping packets from cheesecake mixes. Place the contents of the crust mix packets in a large bowl; stir in butter and sugar until crumbly. Press into an ungreased 13-in. x 9-in. dish.

~In a large bowl, beat milk and contents of filling packets on low speed until blended. Beat on high for three minutes (or until slightly thickened). Spread over the crust. Cover and refrigerate for one hour.

~Spread contents of strawberry topping packets over cheesecake. Top with pineapple and bananas. Drizzle with 1/4 cup of chocolate topping and 1/4 cup caramel topping. Spread with whipped topping. Refrigerate for two hours (or until set).

~Before serving, drizzle with remaining chocolate and caramel toppings. Top with pecans and cherries.

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