Mini Raspberry Cobblers

Makes 4

 
Ingredients

1 cup fresh raspberries
2 Tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
1/2 cup sugar, divided
1/2 cup flour

1/4 cup milk
1 teaspoons baking powder
1/4 teaspoon table salt
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
1/4 cup warm water


Directions
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line 4 ramekins with raspberries (about 9 each) and place on a lined baking sheet.


In a medium bowl, mix butter, 1/4 cup sugar, flour, milk, baking powder, salt and vanilla with a wooden spoon. Spoon a heaping tablespoon of batter over fruit and spread evenly.


Mix remaining 1/4 cup sugar and 1/4 cup warm water. Pour evenly over each ramekin.


Bake for 28-30 minutes, until topping is golden brown and fruit is bubbling.


Serve warm with vanilla whipped cream (recipe below) or vanilla ice cream.


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Vanilla Whipped Cream
Makes about 1 cup


Ingredients
1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
1/8 cup powdered sugar
1/4 tsp. vanilla extract


Directions
In a medium-sized bowl, beat cream until it begins to thicken. Add powdered sugar and vanilla, and beat until soft peaks form. Store in the refrigerator until ready to use.