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Brown Butter Berry Cobbler Recipe
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
50 mins
Total Time
1 hr

Quick and easy Brown Butter Berry Cobbler recipe is the best thing to happen to summer. Made with fresh ripe berries and nestled in a buttery, nutty biscuit crust....this the dessert for every summer party.

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: berry cobbler
Servings: 8 people
Calories: 352 kcal
  • 5 Tbsp. salted butter browned
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 cups granulated sugar divided
  • 1 Tbsp. baking powder
  • 1/2 Tsp. Kosher salt
  • 1 cup half and half
  • 4 cups fresh berries
  • 1/4 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 Tsp. vanilla
  1. Add the butter to a small skillet and melt over medium-high heat. 

  2. Continue cooking until the butter begins to brown slightly, stirring or swirling the pan occasionally. Turn off the heat and cool slightly.

  3. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

  4. Whisk the flour, 3/4 cup sugar, baking powder and salt together in a medium bowl.

  5. Gradually add half and half while continuing to whisk until smooth. Set aside.

  6. In a separate bowl, toss berries, brown sugar, remaining granulated sugar, and vanilla until combined.

  7. Pour the butter into the baking dish and then the batter over the butter. Don't stir.

  8. Pour berries over the batter and spread with a spatula.

  9. Bake for 45 minutes or until crust is golden brown.

  10. Allow the cobbler to rest for 10 minutes before serving.

  11. Top with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream, if desired.

Recipe Notes

Brown Butter Berry Cobbler can be made up to 24 hours in advance and stored covered in the refrigerator. To reheat, preheat the oven to 325 degrees and bake until warmed through.

Nutrition Facts
Brown Butter Berry Cobbler Recipe
Amount Per Serving (0 g)
Calories 352 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 6g38%
Cholesterol 31mg10%
Sodium 202mg9%
Potassium 293mg8%
Carbohydrates 61g20%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 44g49%
Protein 2g4%
Vitamin A 375IU8%
Vitamin C 2.2mg3%
Calcium 128mg13%
Iron 1.1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.