Strawberry Cobbler for Canada Day!

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I found the perfect Canada Day dessert for your festivities this year, strawberry cobbler (and for my American peeps, I’ve got your red and white covered and you can throw a blueberry on top, and call it a day. đŸ™‚ ) Strawberries are on in Ontario right now, and this would be the perfect way to use some that you’ve freshly picked.

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This was a new recipe for me and I have to tell you it is so, so good. Even my picky eater who won’t even try strawberries loved this dessert. I made it in 12 mini mason jars, which I thought would be perfect at a backyard bbq celebration, since they’re portable, cute, and already portioned. If your having this delicious dessert at home, you could also bake it in a 2 qt. baking dish.

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Strawberry Cobbler (adapted from Two Twenty One)


  • 2 cups fresh strawberries
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup soft butter
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp vanilla


1. Slice strawberries in half or quarters if they’re big and mix with up to 1/4 cup of sugar, depending on the berries sweetness. Then divide them among 12 of the mini 4 oz. mason jars.

2. To prepare the topping, cream butter and 1 cup of sugar in a stand mixer. Add in egg and vanilla, and mix well. Add flour, salt, and baking powder and combine well, without over mixing.

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3. Divide the cobbler between the 12 mason jars, flatten into a disk and place over the strawberries. Place mason jars on a cookie sheet for cooking.

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4. Bake at 350 degrees, for about 20 min. until golden brown. Allow to cool slightly and add the lids onto the mason jars to make a more portable treat. Serve with whip cream or vanilla ice cream if you like, delicious served warm or cool. Enjoy!

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Cobbler seems to be a not very Canadian dessert, most people I’ve served it to have never tried it, but they were certainly converts after one try. I really love it, and it’s so much easier than making a pie. This really is the perfect treat for this long weekend. I paired it up with pretty free printables from Polkadot Prints. We heart Canada, and we heart this strawberry cobbler. đŸ˜‰

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With delicious treats like this for Canada Day, life really is a party.

This post is linked up at Tatertots and Jello, and Craftberry Bush.

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  1. A delicious treat – the individual jars are a cute idea (and they help with portion control too – not that we need to worry about that!)

  2. OMG those are so cute! I know they’ll be a hit in my family – pinning!

  3. Wow! those look delicious! Thanks for sharing the recipe (And, Happy Canada Day!).

  4. What a perfect idea….. now to save some to give away!!!
    Patricia, Sugar & Spice & All Things ? Nice

  5. Those are so cute in their little tins! Thanks for the recipe.

  6. I made these for our guests over the long weekend. They were a hit. Thanks for the great idea Dannnyelle! They were so delicious.

  7. So glad they were a hit Haley!

  8. Looks absolutely delicious! Pinned it!

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