Blackberry Cobbler

Ingredients

  • 1 pint fresh blackberries
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped toasted almonds
  • 1 tablespoon + 1 cup sugar, divided
  • 2 eggs
  • 12 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1 cup flour
  • Whipped cream, optional for serving

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°.
  2. Grease an 8x8 inch baking dish.
  3. Arrange berries in a single layer in prepared baking dish.
  4. Sprinkle evenly with almonds and 1 tablespoon sugar. Set aside.
  5. Combine 1 cup sugar and eggs in a medium bowl and mix well.
  6. Add butter, vanilla and almond extract and stir until well combined.
  7. Add flour and stir until batter is smooth.
  8. Spoon batter evenly over the berry mixture and bake 40-45 minutes, until a toothpick inserted in cake only comes out clean.
  9. Serve slightly warm or at room temperature.
  10. Serves 4-6.