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camping cobbler

(3 ratings)
Recipe by
Colleen Sowa
La Crosse, WI

This is a cobbler... similar to dump cake... either one is good... and can be made over a campfire or in an oven. This is a magical and fun recipe for the kids to watch being made... they will love the final results too. Play With Your Food! xo

(3 ratings)
yield 6 -8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 1 Hr

Ingredients For camping cobbler

  • 2 can
    favorite pie filling
  • 2 c
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 box
    yellow or white cake mix

How To Make camping cobbler

  • 1
    Optional: Cover inside of Dutch oven with aluminum foil. Generously butter or oil the tinfoil. (This helps with clean up and cobbler not sticking).
  • 2
    Evenly spread the 2 cans of fruit into the bottom of the Dutch oven.
  • 3
    Evenly pour cake mix over fruit layer.
  • 4
    Break up the butter into small pieces and distribute on top of cake mix layer.
  • 5
    Pour water over everything. DO NOT STIR! Place lid on Dutch oven.
  • 6
    Put 10 hot coals under Dutch oven, and 8 Coals on the lid of Dutch oven. Cook for 1 hour without checking on it.
  • 7
    Remove from heat and let cool a bit before serving. *** You can use any flavors of cake mix and fruit that you would like together. Like lemon cake and Blueberry filling, Spice cake and Apple filling, chocolate cake and cherry or raspberry filling. Or like this recipe suggests... yellow or white cake with any fruit.