Wild Maine Blueberry Cobbler
Old fashioned and delectable, this easily made dessert is
memorable! Top with vanilla ice cream, yogurt, or whipped cream.
Serves: Serves 6
Butter to grease pan
2 pints blueberries or mixed berries, rinsed
and picked over or 2 (14-ounce) bags frozen
blueberries, not defrosted
Grated zest of 1 lemon
1 (13-ounce) jar Stonewall Kitchen Wild Maine Blueberry Jam
1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour
3 tablespoons sugar
1 tablespoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 stick unsalted butter, chilled and cut into pieces
1/2 cup half & half or light cream
1.Preheat oven to 425°. Butter a 2- to 3-quart heavy baking dish.
2.Gently stir blueberries, lemon zest, Wild Maine Blueberry Jam
and cinnamon together in a bowl, and then pour into prepared dish.
3.Combine flour, 1 tablespoon of the sugar, baking powder and
salt in a food processor and process briefly to blend. Add butter
and pulse until mixture resembles coarse meal. Pour in half &
half and pulse just until dough begins to pull together.
4.Remove dough from processor and knead briefly to form a ball,
adding more flour if dough is sticky. Break pieces of dough from
ball and cover berries with slightly flattened pieces of dough in
a cobbled irregular pattern. Sprinkle on remaining 2
tablespoons of sugar.
5.Bake until crust is lightly browned and berries are hot, 25
to 30 minutes. Remove from oven and let stand for at least 15
minutes before serving. Serve with sweetened whipped cream,
vanilla ice cream or yogurt.