Raspberry Pear Cobbler Recipe

Raspberry Pear Cobbler
submitted by bahuja2001 at ifood.tv


Preparation Time5 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Main Ingredient


For pastry crust
 All purpose flour1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Butter flavored vegetable shortening1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Cold water3 1⁄2 Tablespoon
For filling
 Firm ripe pears4 Medium, peeled and sliced to make 4 cups
 Sugar3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
 All purpose flour2 Tablespoon
 Raspberries1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), thawed (fresh or frozen loose pack)
 Unsalted butter1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), chopped (1/2 stick)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2532 Calories from Fat 886

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 101 g154.9%

Saturated Fat 42 g210.1%

Trans Fat 6.7 g

Cholesterol 121 mg

Sodium 991.8 mg41.3%

Total Carbohydrates 405 g135.1%

Dietary Fiber 41 g164%

Sugars 230.1 g

Protein 22 g43.8%

Vitamin A 32.9% Vitamin C 148.9%

Calcium 16.2% Iron 55.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Preheat the oven to 425°F.
For the pastry crust.
In a bowl, stir together the flour and salt.
Cut in the shortening using a pastry blender until mixture resembles coarse meal.
Sprinkle cold water, 1 tablespoon at a time, over the mixture, sth-ring it in until the dough holds together.
Shape into a ball and flatten.
Place the dough on a lightly floured surface and roll to a 16 x 12-inch rectangle.
Carefully transfer dough to an 11 x 7-inch baking dish, allowing the dough to overlap the edges of the dish.
For the filling.
In a medium bowl, toss together the sliced pears, sugar, and flour.
Turn the sliced pears into the baking dish and sprinkle the raspberries over.
Dot with the butter.
Turn the edges of the dough over the filling.
Bake until the crust is golden brown and the filling is bubbly, about 45 to 50 minutes.
Serve warm or cool.