Recipe courtesy of Sam Carroll and Cody Carroll

Cast-Iron Cobbler with Louisiana Blackberries and Sassy Sauce

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  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 55 min
  • Active: 15 min
  • Yield: 6 to 8 servings
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1 stick (1/2 cup) melted unsalted butter, plus additional for greasing the skillet

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 

2 teaspoons baking powder 

1 teaspoon kosher salt 

2 cups sugar

1 cup whole milk 

12 ounces fresh blackberries 

1 cup boiling water 

Sassy Sauce, recipe follows

Sassy Sauce:

One 14-ounce can sweetened condensed milk

1 cup heavy cream 

Splash rum 


  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and butter a 10-inch cast-iron skillet.
  2. Whisk together the flour, baking powder, salt, 1 cup sugar, the melted butter and milk in a large bowl. Beat well, then pour the batter into the buttered cast-iron skillet. Top with the fresh blackberries. Sprinkle with the remaining cup sugar, then pour the boiling water over the top.
  3. Bake until the filling is bubbling and the cobbler topping is golden, 35 to 40 minutes. Pour sassy sauce over the top before serving.

Sassy Sauce:

Yield: enough for 1 cobbler
  1. Whisk together the sweetened condensed milk and the heavy cream in a saucepan over low heat until combined and warm. Spike with rum. Pour over the cobbler.