"The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found."--Calvin Trillin

Peach Cobbler Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Peach Cobbler, by , is from The Bennett Family Cookbook - 2007, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Shawn Bennett
Added: Friday, February 16, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 quart peeled sliced, fresh peaches
3/4 to 1 c sugar
1/2 c butter

1 1/2 c all -purpose flour
3/4 t salt
1/2 c Crisco
5- 6T cold water.

Directions:
Directions:
*When using frozen peaches use less sugar.
Combine Peaches, sugar and butter in large saucepan. Cook slowly stirring until peaches are tender and syrup begins to thicken. (might need to use a little corn starch) Transfer to a large 1 1/2 qt baking dish. Set aside.

Crust
Sift flour, salt together. Cut in shortening into flour until particles are the size of peas. Sprinkle water slowly over flour and shortening. Mix. Roll into thin layer. Cut into strips. Cover peaches with some of the strips. Place in 350 oven and bake until pastry is lightly browned. Gently push the browned pastry into the peach syrup with spoon. Add another layer of strips and bake until brown.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6-8
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Shawn Bennett 7-19-85

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

148W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!