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Double Ginger Huckleberry Cobbler

Step up your basic cobbler with the added spice from ginger root. You'll need a decent amount of huckleberries for this one, so start foraging from the get-go.

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Fresh huckleberries from the trail! Photo by Kayla Haas. 

Recipe by Sarah Kirkconnel. www.trailcooking.com

YIELD

About 2 servings

PREP TIME / COOK TIME

5 minutes / 20 minutes

INGREDIENTS

  • In a storage bag:
  • 2/3 cup backing mix (e.g. Bisquick)
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tbsp diced candied ginger
  • 1/4 tsp dry ginger powder
  • In a snack bag:
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2 tbsp corn starch
  • 1/4 tsp lime of lemon powder
  • 1 cup fresh huckleberries (picked along the trail)

 

DIRECTIONS

1

Add 1/4 cup cool water to the storage bag and knead gently until mixed. Seal and set aside.

2

Add 1 cup water to a pot and stir the contents of the snack bag until dissolved.

3

Add the berries and bring the pot to a boil. Lower the flame on your stove to as low as it will go and quickly add in the prepared backing mix by dropping spoonfuls on the hot berry mixture.

4

Cover the pot and simmer gently on low heat for 10 to 12 minutes or until the topping is done.