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It’s Blackberry season and I have come across some wonderful and delicious recipes. This one is a keeper and one I think you will enjoy it.
Blackberries & Dumplings
½ cup of all purpose flour
¼ cup sugar divided
1 teas baking powder
¼ teas salt
¼ cup skim milk
2 cups of fresh blackberries
2/3 cup of water
1/8 teas of nutmeg
Combine flour, 2 Tablespoons of sugar, baking powder, salt; stir well. Stir in milk; set aside.
Combine blackberries, remaining sugar, and water in heavy Dutch oven or similar pot; stir well. Bring to boil. Drop about ¼ of the batter into the boiling water at a time; sprinkle with nutmeg.
Cover and cook over medium heat 10 to 12 minutes or until dumplings are done. YIELD: four servings