What Is an Easy Pecan Cobbler Recipe?

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The Food Network provides an easy-to-follow recipe for pecan cobbler. This recipe has received many positive reviews from users who have made it themselves. It is very highly rated.

To make a simple pecan cobbler gather 3 cups of coarsely chopped pecans, 1/3 cup melted butter, 1 tablespoon of vanilla extract, 2.5 cups of light corn syrup, 5 eggs slightly beaten and 2.5 cups of granulated sugar. For the crust gather 1 cup of all-purpose flour, 1/2 cup butter, 1/4 teaspoon salt, 1/2 cup cold water and 1 cup of oat flour. To make the oat flour process one cup of regular oats until it resembles a fine powder.

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and lightly grease a 13x9 baking pan. In a large bowl, mix together the syrup, butter, sugar, vanilla and eggs until they are well combined. Pour about 1/3 of this mixture into the prepared pan. Add the pecans to the remaining filling mixture and set it aside.

To make the crust, combine both flours in a bowl and add the salt. Mix in the chopped butter with a fork and gradually add the cold water until the dough becomes firm. Transfer the dough to a lightly floured surface, and knead it gently until it is no longer sticky. Roll out the dough and place it over the baking pan.

Pour the remaining filling mixture on top of the dough, and bake the cobbler for about 50 minutes or until the center is set. Allow the cobbler to cool for 20 minutes before serving.

To make Pillsbury's recipe, preheat the oven to 425 degrees Fahrenheit. Grease a 13-by-9-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Unroll a premade pie crust, and roll into a 13-by-9-inch rectangle. Place the pie crust in the baking dish. In a bowl, stir 2 1/2 cups light corn syrup, 2 1/2 cups packed brown sugar, 1/2 cup melted butter, 4 1/2 teaspoons vanilla and 6 beaten eggs. Stir in 2 cups coarsely chopped pecans, and spoon half the filling into the baking dish. Place a second premade pie crust over the filling, and spray with cooking spray. Bake for 14 to 16 minutes, and reduce the heat to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Spoon the rest of the filling on top, and bake for another 30 minutes.