Molten Chocolate Cobbler

  • Yield: 10 servings


1cup All purpose flour
2teaspoons baking powder
1/4teaspoon salt
7tablespoons cocoa powder
1-1/4cup sugar
1/2cup milk
1/3cup melted butter
1-1/2teaspoon vanilla
1/2cup light brown sugar
1-1/2cup hot water



  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. First stir together the flour, baking powder, salt, 3 tablespoons of the cocoa, and 3/4 cup of the white sugar. Reserve the remaining cocoa and sugar.
  3. Stir in the milk, melted butter, and vanilla to the flour mixture. Mix until smooth.
  4. Pour the mixture into an ungreased 8-inch baking dish.
  5. In a separate small bowl, mix the remaining white sugar (it should be 1/2 cup), the brown sugar, and remaining 4 tablespoons of cocoa. Sprinkle this mixture evenly over the batter.
  6. Pour the hot tap water over all. DO NOT STIR!
  7. Bake for about 40 minutes or until the center is set.
  8. Let stand for a few minutes if you can hold yourself back. Serve with ice cream or berries.