Strawberry Biscuit Cobbler Recipe

Pies, cobblers, crumbles – oh my! Summer is not complete without these three things. This gooey, strawberry biscuit cobbler recipe is one to reckon with. Unlike pie crust, which can be somewhat hard to conquer, this cobbler is topped with a sweet biscuit dough that is oh so easy!

Strawberry Biscuit Cobbler Recipe

Makes: 8 servings

Total Time: 1 hour

Ingredients
8 cups fresh strawberries, hulled
½ cup granulated sugar
2 tablespoons cornstarch
pinch of salt
1 teaspoon vanilla
juice from ½ large lemon
2 cups all-purpose flour
½ cup granulated sugar
2 teaspoons baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
10 tablespoons cold butter, cut into pieces
¾ cup buttermilk
heavy cream or milk for brushing
1-2 teaspoons sanding sugar

Directions
Preheat oven to 375°F and lightly grease a large, deep pie dish, cast iron skillet or 9x13inch
baking pan.

After washing and hulling the strawberries, lay them out on a towel and pat gently until dry.

To make the filling, toss strawberries, sugar, cornstarch, salt, vanilla and lemon juice in a
medium bowl. Pour into the prepared pan and spread evenly.

For the biscuit topping, whisk together the flour, sugar, baking powder and salt in a medium
bowl. Add the butter pieces and cut them into the flour mixture using a pastry blender or fork,
until the butter is in pea-sized pieces.

Stir in the buttermilk until the dough is just combined, making sure not to overmix. Use your
hands to bring together the dough if needed.

Using a spoon or measuring cup, drop dough onto the strawberries in even portions, flattening
slightly. Brush dough with milk or heavy cream and sprinkle sanding sugar over the top of the
biscuits.

Bake for 35-40 minutes in the preheated oven until the biscuits are golden on top and the filling
is bubbly.

Let the cobbler rest 10-25 minutes. Serve warm or at room temperature with a scoop (or
three!) of ice cream.

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