Blackberry Cobbler Recipe
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Blackberry Cobbler Recipe

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Blackberries abound in fields and alongside country roads in late summer around here. It's fun to pick them, especially when we know this dessert will be the result.
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TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Bake: 45 min.
MAKES:6-8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. Bake: 45 min.
MAKES: 6-8 servings


  • 1/4 cup butter, softened
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 cups fresh or frozen blackberries
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened apple juice
  • Ice cream or whipped cream, optional

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 197 calories, 6g fat (4g saturated fat), 17mg cholesterol, 169mg sodium, 33g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.


  1. In a small bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Combine flour and baking powder; add to creamed mixture alternately with milk just until moistened.
  2. Pour into a greased 1-1/2-qt. baking pan. Sprinkle with blackberries. Pour juice over all. Bake at 350° for 45-50 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm; top with ice cream or cream if desired. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Originally published as Blackberry Cobbler in Country June/July 1996, p49

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PrplMonky5 User ID: 6612040 252401
Reviewed Aug. 9, 2016

"This was really yummy and really easy. I cut it in half for just my husband and I, and I think there were about 3 servings. I did sprinkle the blackberries with a little sugar like others suggested, and I do think that helped with the bitterness. Instead of apple juice I used white grape. I agree that it's not like a traditional cobbler, it's more cakey. Still quite delicious though, and a good quick recipe for when we have leftover blackberries."

Pam Posada User ID: 2909700 231153
Reviewed Aug. 13, 2015

"Absolutely YUMMY and super easy"

stwrt6d User ID: 5184264 11426
Reviewed Oct. 14, 2011

"i'm not that big on cobbler but this was great and SO easy.everyone loved it!"

Mamacheese2004 User ID: 2528734 11334
Reviewed Jun. 17, 2011

"Very yummy!! Super easy too. I couldn't find just raspberry juice, I could only find Raspberry/Cranberry juice and used that. It came out great!"

7833louis User ID: 1040763 201197
Reviewed Apr. 17, 2011

"I've made this a few times and, so far, any juice I've used has been great."

bfify80 User ID: 3007375 9943
Reviewed Aug. 3, 2010

"This was very good...I had fresh tart time I think I will add a little sugar to the berries...sprinkled sugar on top on the last 5 mins and it helped out a lot with the tartness."

ddsmoose User ID: 1522593 11333
Reviewed Aug. 1, 2010

"Very yummy and satisified the blackberry cravings we all were experiencing! Used a cran/grape juice instead of the ones listed and we doubled the recipe."

ROBBYSBABE User ID: 2082124 23014
Reviewed Jul. 28, 2010

"Super easy to make, my family LOVED it! It's more of a cake batter than pie, but that just gave it a nice twist. I threw this together while making supper."

Beckster19 User ID: 2864803 22877
Reviewed Jul. 8, 2010

"Wonderful recipe and so simple to make! This can easily be prepared before dinner, and bake while you prepare your main meal. I've served it several times for company. Everyone loves the crust, and I've had numerous requests for the recipe. Even my father-in-law, famous in the family for his blackberry cobbler, has adopted this recipe. You can't go wrong with this dish!"

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