Simple Cherry Cobbler Recipe
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Simple Cherry Cobbler Recipe

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Berries, peaches or any fruit can be used for this simple cobbler recipe, but the cheery bright color of cherries makes it just right for gray winter days. —Eleanor Jacoby, Eureka, Kansas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES:3 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES: 3 servings


  • 1 cup canned pitted tart cherries
  • 1/3 cup plus 3 tablespoons sugar, divided
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 tablespoon cold butter
  • 1/4 cup 2% milk

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 319 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 13mg cholesterol, 122mg sodium, 68g carbohydrate (50g sugars, 1g fiber), 3g protein.


  1. In a small saucepan over medium heat, bring cherries and 1/3 cup sugar to a boil. Remove from the heat; set aside.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the flour, baking powder and remaining sugar. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in milk just until moistened. Spread into a greased 3-cup baking dish; pour cherries over the top.
  3. Bake at 375° for 25-30 minutes or until bubbly and edges are golden brown. Serve warm. Yield: 3 servings.
Originally published as Cherry Cobbler in Reminisce February/March 2008, p50

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mlad1 User ID: 6027102 86947
Reviewed Jun. 12, 2014

"I agree, not enough dough, It is perfect for 2 people, though. Don't think I will make it again"

sharron44905 User ID: 4548183 90807
Reviewed May. 17, 2014

"Simple, can't go wrong recipe, just enough for the 2 of us with enough left for my husbands lunchbox."

Kiransantosh User ID: 7153489 172879
Reviewed Feb. 27, 2013


MY REVIEW User ID: 3841466 173164
Reviewed Nov. 8, 2011

"I have tried this recipe twice and it seems as tho there isn't enough dough."

ptuck59 User ID: 6070891 161026
Reviewed Jul. 1, 2011

"This is a family favorite."

jicook13 User ID: 5843439 171908
Reviewed Jun. 1, 2011

"i was not a fan of this recipe, but it could be that the only cherries I found at the store were sweet, so i want to try again if i can find tart cherries"

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