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Blueberry Peach Cobbler from the Pike Place Market Cookbook

Blueberry Peach Cobbler from the Pike Place Market Cookbook

Posted July 26, 2014

BLUEBERRY-PEACH COBBLER from the Pike Place Market Cookbook by Braiden Rex-Johnson

This is a magical dessert. The dough begins at the bottom of the casserole dish and travels to the top during baking. This bubbling-hot fruit cobbler is so good it doesn’t need a topping. Serves 6 - 8

½ cup butter or margarine
1 cup flour
¾ cup sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
½ cup milk
2 cups sliced peaches
1 ½ to 2 cups blueberries
½ cup sugar

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Get out a 2 ½ quart baking dish.

2. While the oven preheats, melt butter in the baking dish in the oven, and set aside. Combine flour, the ¾ cup sugar, and baking powder; add milk and stir just until blended. Spoon batter over butter in baking dish, but do not stir.

3. Combine fruit and the ½ cup sugar. Spoon over batter, but do not stir. Bake until fruit is bubbly and crust is golden brown, 45 to 55 minutes. Serve warm.

Photo: Mike Kane
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CATEGORY: SPECIALTY FOODS