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Autumn Apple Cobbler

Prep Time:40 min
Cook Time:45 min
Yield:12 servings


  • 12 medium size tart apples
  • 3 tablespoons raisins
  • 1 teaspoon grated fresh orange peel
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3 tablespoons White Lily® Enriched Bleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 1/2 cups White Lily® Enriched Bleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 cup Crisco® All-Vegetable Shortening
  • OR 1/2 stick Crisco® Baking Sticks All-Vegetable Shortening
  • 4 tablespoons milk, divided
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • Vanilla ice cream, or favorite flavor


  1. 1.
    HEAT oven to 400ºF. Peel, core and thinly slice apples. Place in large bowl; add raisins and orange peel. Combine 1 cup sugar, 3 tablespoons flour, cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and 1/4 teaspoon salt in medium bowl; sprinkle over fruit. Mix well.

  2. 2.
    SPOON apple mixture into ungreased 2-quart oblong baking dish; dot with butter.

  3. 3.
    COMBINE 1 1/2 cups flour and salt in medium bowl. Cut in shortening with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Gradually add 3 tablespoons milk; toss with fork just to moisten. Form into a ball.

  4. 4.
    ROLL pastry on lightly floured surface to 13 x 9-inch rectangle. Place over apples; flute edges. Brush with 1 tablespoon milk; cut slits to vent steam. Sprinkle with 1 tablespoon sugar.

  5. 5.
    BAKE 40 to 45 minutes. Serve warm with ice cream.


Serving Size (1/12 cobbler only), Calories 330 (Calories from Fat 100), Total Fat 12g (Saturated Fat 2g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 10mg, Sodium 55mg, Total Carbohydrate 57g (Dietary Fiber 4g, Sugars 38g), Protein 3g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 10%, Calcium 2%, Iron 8%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Autumn Apple Cobbler 4.6 5 241 320
Yummy. I'm no cook, but even I can't mess this one up. Give it a try. April 8, 2013
Autumn Apple Cobbler This is the perfect dessert for Fall. It is delicious, easy to prepare and perfect for any occasion. April 8, 2013
Delious Desert Love this tasty desert. It goes well with any weekend meal. April 8, 2013
Mr Good directions made it easy to create a great tasting pie that looked good too. April 8, 2013
very tasty i thought the raisins added something special to the recipe. April 8, 2013
Fresh Fruit Pie Any fresh fruit pie while in season is a must have for any occasion. And what's better than a good old american homemade Apple Pie? Excellent and I can't wait to try the pie crust. April 8, 2013
Simply Amazing! This was very easy to make and was a huge hit at the potluck this weekend. April 7, 2013
This recipe was outstanding! I made this and it was the best apple cobbler I ever had! April 7, 2013
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Autumn Apple Cobbler

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