As promised, here is another one of our delicious cheese that was featured at our Shavuot party! Thanks to our great baker- Nathalie! Enjoy

Apple Cheese Torte

1/2 cup butter, softened
1/3 cup sugar
1 cup flour

1/3 cup of your favorite jam

1 package cream cheese
1/4 cup sugar
1 egg
1 teaspoon vanilla

3 cup sliced apples 
1/3 cup sugar
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
1/2 cup sliced almonds


Cream butter and sugar, add flour and mix
Press the crust dough into bottom of springform pan (or lazy people: 2 8 in disposable pans)
Spread jam on crust
In a separate bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar, egg and vanilla. Pour over jam.
Combine apples, sugar, and cinnamon. Place over cheese mixture
Top with sliced almonds.
Bake at 450 for 10 minutes.
Bake at 400 for 1/2 hour
Cool before removing from pan.