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I have just recieved a half bushel of apples, skint off their hide, and remembered I have not made cobbler in about 15 years. I have flour, spices, butter, ect. Anybody got a simple quick recipe?

-- mitch hearn (, January 13, 2002


haven't tried this 'cept with canned fruit. - from 'Wheat for Man' cookbook

one and one-half cups whole wheat flour

2 tblsp brown sugar

2 tsp baking powder

3 tblsp butter or oleo [I use oil]

1 egg, beaten, plus milk [I use water or fruit juice] to make one cup

mix dry ingredients and liquid: let sit a few minutes before adding oil.

spread over sweetened fruit

bake at 350*-375* til fruit is tender

-- carol (, January 13, 2002.

My MIL lives with us, and she is the official cobbler maker in our house. Here's her recipe - it calls for blackberries, but she makes it with whatever fruit we have on hand, and it's delicious!

June's Blackberry Cobbler

1 Cup flour
1 Cup sugar
1 tsp. Baking powder
tsp. Salt
2 pints blackberries
1 stick margarine or butter
cup milk
cup sugar for top of cobbler
cinnamon and/or nutmeg (optional)

Sift together dry ingredients. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Melt 1 cube margarine in oven in 9x13" pan. When melted, pour in dry ingredients and milk to make batter. Distribute fruit evenly on top. Do not stir. Distribute cup of sugar on top. Sprinkle cinnamon or nutmeg on top. Bake about 30 minutes or until done. Puncture crust with toothpick to determine if done.

-- Cheryl in KS (, January 14, 2002.

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