Gooseberry cobbler

  • Work-from-home

Princess Mahi

Dec 19, 2009
Serving Size: 6
2 cups Flour
1/2 cups Corn meal plus 2 Tb
1/2 tsp Baking powder
1 tsp Salt
3/4 cup Butter or margarine
3/4 cup Boiling water
2 ea Cans (15 oz) sweetened Whole gooseberries
1 tsp Honey
Juice of 1/2 lemon
Sift the flour with 1/2 cup corn meal, baking powder
and salt. Using pastry blender or two knives, cut in
butter or margarine. Quickly add the boiling water,
mixing in well. Divide the dough in half, and pat
half of it in a buttered 8"x8"x2" baking pan.
Sprinkle with 1 Tb corn meal. Mash half of the
gooseberries in their syrup, then stir in remaining
gooseberries, honey and lemon juice; pour over the
dough. Top with remaining dough; sprinkle with
remaining Tb corn meal. Bake in very hot oven (425F)
oven for 30 minutes, or until top is lightly browned.
Cut into squares and serve.