Peach Cobbler


  • 112 TB cornstarch
  • 12 cup brown sugar or white
  • 12 cup water (peach juice if using canned peaches)
  • 14 tsp. cinnamon
  • 4 cups sliced peaches (canned or fresh)
  • 1 TB lemon juice (opt.)

Combine cornstarch, cinnamon, sugar and water in saucepan. Cook and stir until thickened. Add sliced peaches, lemon juice and butter. Cook just until peaches are hot, about five minutes.


  • 1 cup flour
  • 2 TB sugar
  • 112 tsp. baking powder
  • 14 tsp. salt
  • 14 cup butter, softened
  • 14 cup milk
  • 1 egg slightly beaten

Sift together flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Cut in butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Combine milk and beaten egg. Add all at once to dry ingredients, stirring, just to moisten. Pour filling into 9 × 13 inch pan. Top with globs of dough.

Bake at 350° F for 20–25 mininutes. Serve warm with cream or ice cream.