Fresh Cherry Cobbler

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Jan. 04, 2012

Ingredients

Cornstarch 2 Tablespoon
Sugar 2 Tablespoon
Ground allspice 1/8 Teaspoon
White grape juice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Pitted sweet cherries 4 Cup (64 tbs) (Fresh)
Almond extract 1/2 Teaspoon
Vegetable cooking spray 1 (As Required)
Whole wheat flour 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
All purpose flour
Salt 1/8 Teaspoon
Ground cinnamon 1/8 Teaspoon
Shortening 2 1/2 Tablespoon
Cold water 1 1/2 Tablespoon

Directions

MAKING

1)Mix cornstarch, sugar, and allspice in a saucepan. 2)Stir the mixture in grape juice and blend it.

3)Cook the mixture over medium heat, stirring constantly, until clear and thickened.

4)Further remove the mixture from heat and stir in cherries and almond extract.

5)Use a 1 1/2-quart casserole coated with cooking spray and spoon mixture into it and set it aside.

6)Next mix flour, salt, and cinnamon.

7)Use a pastry blender to cut in shortening until mixture becomes smooth.

8)Sprinkle cold water evenly over surface and stir with a fork until all dry ingredients are moistened.

9)Roll out pastry to 1/8 inch thickness on a lightly floured surface,give decorative shape to it.

10)Place pastry cutouts on top of cherry mixture

FINALIZING

11)Bake at 425° for 20 minutes or until lightly browned.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 223Calories from Fat 59

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 7 g10.8%

Saturated Fat 1 g5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 43 mg1.79%

Total Carbohydrates 39 g13%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 21 g

Protein 2 g4%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet