Give cherries a golden, crunchy cobbler crust with this versatile mix. "For a quick gift, put a batch of it-along with a can of pie filling and serving directions-in a decorated bag," suggests Joyce Huber of Ste. Genevieve, Missouri.
1 can (21 ounces) cherry pie filling or filling of your choice
1/2 cup water
In a large bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Store in an airtight container in a cool, dry place for up to 6 months. Yield: 4 batches (8 cups total).
To prepare cobbler: Contents of mix may settle during storage. When preparing recipe, spoon mix into measuring cup.
Pour butter into an 11x7-in. baking dish. Top with pie filling. In a bowl, combine 2 cups cobbler mix and water. Drop by rounded tablespoonfuls over pie filling; spread gently. Bake at 350° for 35-40 minutes or until topping is golden brown. Serve warm.
Contents of mix may settle during storage. When preparing recipe, spoon mix into measuring cup.