Cheesecake & Cake

Caramilk Cheesecake Crackle Slice

This no-bake crackle cheesecake slice is made with Cadbury Caramilk for an indulgent dessert that’s creamy on top and crunchy on the bottom. It’s perfect for entertaining since you can make it up to two days ahead.


rating: Easy
15 mins, plus 4 hours setting time
Serves 15

Copha is the Australian brand for Kremelta. These products are identical but in different packaging.


Caramilk Crackle Base

  • 80g Kremelta, chopped
  • 60g Caramilk chocolate, chopped
  • 2 cups (80g) Kellogg’s Rice Bubbles
  • ¼ cup (20g) desiccated coconut

Carmel Swirl Cheesecake filling

  • 500g cream cheese, chopped and softened
  • ⅓ cup (75g) caster sugar
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla essence
  • 2 teaspoons gelatine dissolved in 2 tablespoons boiling water, cooled
  • 300ml thickened cream, whipped
  • 2 tablespoons Kremelta, melted room temperature.
  • ⅓ cup (80ml) caramel Spread


Caramilk Crackle Base

  1. Line the base and sides of a 3.5cm-deep, 27.5cm x 17.5cm (base measurement) slice pan with baking paper, allowing paper to extend 3cm above sides.
  2. Place the Kremelta and chocolate into a heatproof bowl over a saucepan of simmering water. Stir until melted and smooth. Add Rice Bubbles and coconut and mix well.
  3. Spoon mixture into prepared slice pan. Press firmly to make an even base. Freeze for 10 minutes.

Caramel Swirl Cheesecake Filling

  1. Beat cream cheese, sugar and vanilla until smooth. Add gelatine mixture and Kremelta. Beat until smooth.
  2. Add gelatine mixture and Kremelta. Beat until smooth. Fold through whipped cream.
  3. Spoon into prepared pan. Dollop over caramel and use a skewer or chopstick to swirl through the cheesecake mixture. Refrigerate for 4 hours or until cheesecake is set.
  4. Use a warm dry knife to cut into squares.

Tips: Copha and chocolate can be melted in the microwave on high in 30 second bursts. Stir until smooth and combined. Slice can be made 2 days in advance. Cover and refrigerate. Caramel can be purchased from the spread aisle of your supermarket. We used Bonne Maman.