Blackberry Recipes

From cakes, cobblers, tarts, crisps and cocktails, fresh blackberries add a bright pop of flavor for sweet treats. Find the best blackberry recipes right here.

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    How to Pick the Best Blackberries

    Eating fragrant, juicy blackberries is a rite of summertime. Here's how to pick blackberries, whether you're at the store or a U-pick farm.

    Cherry-Lime Shrub

    This festive lime shrub cocktail is perfect for the holidays. The vinegar portion can be made up to one week...


    Blackberry Buttercream

    1 review

    Juicy blackberry buttercream frosting has a stunning color and sophisticated flavor. This frosting works especially well on rich, decadent chocolate...


    Blackberry Balsamic Spinach Salad

    6 reviews

    This lightly dressed salad is packed with superfoods! When I have time, I make my vinaigrette from scratch. —Mary Lou...


    Chipotle Berry Fruit Salsa

    1 review

    Not too hot, but with a bit of a kick, this salsa is a perfect topping for grilled fish or...

    45 Blackberry Recipes Bursting with Juicy Flavor

    Delicious blackberry recipes transform this mini morsel into mouth-watering cobblers, jams, pies, parfaits and more. Grab a fork.


    Blackberry Daiquiri Sherbet

    When I decided to try making sherbet, which is one of my favorites, blackberries were in season in my mom's...

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    Mama’s Blackberry Cobbler

    29 reviews

    Alabama has some tasty fresh blackberries. Several decades ago, my mama was heading out to pick blackberries to make a...


    Mixed Berry Tiramisu

    1 review

    Because I love tiramisu, I came up with this deliciously refreshing twist on the traditional coffee-flavored Italian dessert. Fresh softened...


    Blackberry Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    3 reviews

    If you’re looking for a gourmet grilled cheese recipe, your search is over. With five kinds of cheese and fresh...


    Deep-Dish Blackberry Pie

    1 review

    I THINK BACK to 1942 when I make this dessert. We grew extra large and juicy blackberries that year, and...

    Blackberry Custard Torte

    6 reviews

    Says Ann Fox of Austin, Texas, "Blackberries are my husband's favorite fruit, so I make this outstanding dessert especially for...


    Wild Berry Freezer Jam

    One year, I decided I wanted to make a wild berry jam but couldn't find a recipe, so I invented...


    Best Blackberry Cobbler

    9 reviews

    I’ve tweaked this recipe a few times, and everyone enjoys it. You can use frozen blackberries, but fresh are best....


    Berry Big Pie

    7 reviews

    I take this giant pie to almost every potluck. The crust is so easy, and we have lots of berries...


    Blackberry Muffins

    47 reviews

    No one can resist these buttery muffins bursting with juicy blackberries. They make a nice addition to any breakfast table.

    Very Berry Smoothies

    1 review

    We live on a remote side of an island in southeastern Alaska where blueberries are abundant. I use these and...


    Blackberry Fruit Dumpling

    I received this recipe from a native Indian lady. We've exchanged many tips and recipes over the years, and this...


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    Blackberry Crisp

    21 reviews

    I adapted this comforting dessert from a recipe my mother-in-law gave to me. Hers fed a family with nine growing...


    Mixed Berry Sangria

    8 reviews

    This is a light, tasty beverage to serve with spoons so everyone can enjoy the fresh berries once the sangria...


    Berry Granola Pancakes

    2 reviews

    My son and I like to make this breakfast favorite together. You can leave the berries out of the mix...


    Blueberry-Blackberry Rustic Tart

    18 reviews

    My dad would always stop our car on the side of the road in Maine and say, "I smell blueberries."...


    Blackberry Fruit Muffins

    1 review

    Take advantage of delicious summer blackberries by adding them to these muffins. They are very easy to prepare and disappear...


    Black & Blue Berry Grunt

    If you’re looking for something different from the usual cakes and fruit pies, try this old-fashioned dessert. It features a...


    Cherry-Blackberry Crisp

    3 reviews

    I've used mulberries instead of blackberries in this old family recipe. Whichever you choose, it's a mouthwatering treat. —Wanda Allensworth,...

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    Berry Banana Smoothies

    4 reviews

    "I keep several bananas in the freezer so that I'm always ready to whip up this thick beverage for a...


    Glazed Blackberry Pie

    1 review

    I use the first ripe berries of the season to make this fruity pie.—Monica Gross, Downey, California


    Double-Berry Quick Bread

    2 reviews

    Healthy, fast and easy! This bread is a favorite of mine when prep time is tight and I have small...


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    Humble Bumble Crumble Bars

    2 reviews

    While developing a treat for my bingo group, I asked my husband for ideas. He suggested a fruity bar. This...


    Crumb-Coated Chicken & Blackberry Salsa

    4 reviews

    Maple lends a sweet touch to blackberry salsa. The easy recipe is also great paired with fish. —Tammy Thomas, Morrisville,...


    Blackberry Cobbler

    10 reviews

    Blackberries abound in fields and alongside country roads in late summer around here. It's fun to pick them, especially when...