Easy Peach Cobbler

Photo: Tina Cornett

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter 
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour 
  • 2 cups sugar, divided 
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • Pinch of salt 
  • 1 cup milk 
  • 4 cups fresh peach slices
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • Ground cinnamon or nutmeg (optional)

Preparation:

  1. Melt butter in a 13- x 9-inch baking dish.
  2. Combine flour, 1 cup sugar, baking powder, and salt; add milk, stirring  just until dry ingredients are moistened. Pour batter over butter (do not stir).
  3. Bring remaining 1 cup sugar, peach slices, and lemon juice to a boil over high heat, stirring constantly; pour over batter (do not stir). Sprinkle with cinnamon, if desired.
  4. Bake at 375° for 40 to 45 minutes or until golden brown. Serve cobbler warm or cool.