Cobblers, Crisps & Crumbles

Cobblers, Crisps & Crumbles are among some of the best desserts in the world. Fruit-based more often than not, they're easy to appeal to everyone. Search among these classic peach, apple, mixed berry, rhubarb, and other fruit cobbler, crisps, and crumble recipes for the perfect dinner-topping dessert.

Staff Picks

Peach-Pie Crumble Bars

Like a peach pie but easier to share and transport! These bars with a press-in shortbread crust are just the thing for a summer potluck or picnic.

Peach Crumble

For an even sweeter summer, take advantage of the season's perfectly ripe peaches.

Apple Crisp

One of the definitive desserts of fall, apple crisp is easy and economical. Test kitchen tip: Empire, Gala, or Braeburn apples are especially good in this recipe.

Blueberry Crisp

This blueberry crisp has a loose and juicy filling. If you prefer something thicker, add an extra teaspoon of cornstarch.

Apple Crumble

Put your freshly-picked autumn apples to use by making this classic crumble. Easy enough to throw together on a whim, it contains all of the warm flavors of fall in every bite.

Crumble Topping

Use this sweet, buttery crumble topping on Rhubarb Pie or any other fruit pie in place of a top crust.

Pear Crisp

Choose Bosc pears that are ripe but still a little firm for the filling of this oat-almond crisp -- they'll stand up well to baking.

Apple Cobbler

Brown butter and vanilla bean add complexity to the apple filling in this rich cobbler.

Rhubarb-Apple-Almond Cobbler

This rhubarb and apple cobbler is perfect for kids to make on Mother's Day: The steps are few and easy to follow, and it is attractive yet requires no real decorating—you just drop the dough over the top, brush on heavy cream, add sliced almonds, and bake.

Blueberry Crumble

Blueberry lovers, rejoice! The filling for this easy crumble calls for a whopping two pounds of fresh blueberries. Served in bowls with scoops of vanilla ice cream, it's the ultimate summer dessert. If you're making it out of season, feel free to use frozen blueberries.

Vegan Blueberry Crisp

Toasted almonds add an extra crunch to the oat topping in this easy vegan dessert. Chock-full of fresh blueberries, it's ideal for summer entertaining.

Inspiration and Ideas

30 Fruity Cobbler, Crumble, Crisp, and Buckle Recipes
Pick up a pint of plump berries or a basket of perfectly ripened peaches and let these easy recipes inspire you to create delicious fruit-filled desserts.
Apple Oat Crisp
Ground oats replace flour in this easy delicious dessert. Use gluten-free oats to make it suitable for those with celiac.
Vegan Apple Oat Crisp

Coconut oil stands in for butter to make a vegan version of a classic, comforting apple crisp laced with cinnamon and tart dried cherries.