Don’t limit yourself to blueberries – any berry or summer stone fruit is delicious, such as cherries or plums. In the fall try this with apples or pears.
5 heaping T flour
4 T sugar
3 T milk, whole or lowfat
2 T safflower oil
1 T baking powder
1/4 t salt
2-3 cups berries, washed and sliced as necessary, tossed in 2 T sugar
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Mix all ingredients in a large bowl (add if it’s needed, a little milk); the batter should be very thick. Pour the batter into a buttered 9″ cake pan or quiche dish. Spread the fruit on top of the batter; it should fill the pan & spill over a bit.
Reduce heat to 350 degrees. Bake in the oven about 15 minutes or until the cake begins to set. Spread the following mixture on top of the batter:
4 teaspoons sugar
1 tablespoon of melted butter
Bake again about 15- 30 minutes until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean. Serve with fresh whipped cream if desired. Serves 6.