Blueberry Biscuit Cobbler

Blueberry Biscuit Cobbler

Blueberry Biscuit Cobbler
  • icons/brand/timer copy 2 Created with Sketch. Cook Time: 1 Hour, 5 Minutes
  • icons/brand/silverware copy Created with Sketch. Yield: 6 to 8 servings
  • Use fresh or frozen blueberries for this tempting cobbler with its own puffed topping.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 tbsp corn starch
  • 2 lb blueberries, fresh OR frozen
  • 2 tbsp water
  • 1/2 tsp Pure Almond Extract
  • TOPPING:
  • 1-1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tbsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp freshly grated lemon peel
  • 1/4 cup cold butter OR margarine, cut into chunks
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/3 cup sugar

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350ºF.

  2. Stir 1 cup sugar and corn starch together in a large saucepan.
  3. Add berries, water and almond extract, stirring until thickened over medium-high heat, about 5 to 8 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat and pour into a 13 x 9-inch baking dish; set aside to cool.
  5. Whisk together flour, ? cup sugar, baking powder, salt and lemon peel in a medium bowl.

  6. Cut butter into flour mixture using a pastry blender or two forks.
  7. Stir in milk to form a thick, doughy batter.
  8. Drop spoonfuls of batter evenly onto surface of blueberry filling.
  9. Bake for 40 to 45 minutes or until topping is puffed and deep golden brown.
  10. Remove from oven and cool 15 to 20 minutes before serving.

Tips

To garnish, sprinkle coarse sugar over the batter just before baking.