33 Unique Fruit Cobbler, Buckle, Crisp, and Crumble Recipes

August 9, 2022

If there’s baked fruit anywhere, it sounds like my kind of scene. But while I love the classics, sometimes I’m just looking for something a little less common than your garden-variety apple crisp. These 33 ideas will bring the uniqueness into your fruit bakes, and your guests are sure to love each of these cobbler, buckle, crisp, and crumble recipes.

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Fantastical Fruits

The easiest way to make something totally unique is by switching up the star player for a fruit that is a little less common. These choices range from vaguely familiar to some you may have never even heard of. But you won’t find a basic peach cobbler here. Expand your fruit base to include a tropical, rare, or interesting option outside your norms.

Plum Slump

From Boulder Locavore

Feijoa Crumble

From Keep Calm and Eat Ice Cream

Fresh Pineapple Crisp

From Kate the Baker

Fresh Apricot Crumble

From A Baking Journey

Tropical Kiwi Crumble

From The Unlikely Baker

Persimmon and Almond Crumble

From On Your Journey

Curious Combinations

If one fruit is delicious in a crisp, crumble, or cobbler, than two fruits must be even better. Sure, strawberry rhubarb is the classic two-fruit combo you know and love, but you may find these new sets are truly soulmates. Some are similar in flavor, while others are complementary opposites. Either way, these pairs are sure to shine.

Strawberry & Peach Crisp

From xoxoBella

Blueberry Lemon Crumble

From Quiche My Grits

Tired of the same old apple crisp or peach cobbler? Here are 33 fruit bakes that add a little something different to your standard cobbler, buckle, crisp or crumble recipes!

Twisted Toppings

A basic streusel is just as tasty as it is traditional, but the forgiving and flexible nature of the topping of a fruit bake presents an opportunity. So many different flavors and textures can be added into the biscuit, cake, or crumbly top of your treat.

All-Out Adventurous

Whether it’s the ingredients or techniques, these are the most unique recipes of the bunch. Each of these is still a fruit bake, but it’s got a little extra twist to elevate it. Have you ever thought about adding herbs, cheese, vegetables, or liquor to your fruit bake? Here’s your chance to try it out!

Peach Crisp with Corn and Caramel

From Slumber & Scones

Apple Lavender Galette

From Emilyfabulous

Surprising Serveware

Whatever you’re baking, you’ll need something the serve it in! These selections will definitely make your next cobbler, buckle, crisp or crumble recipes the stars of the spread. Choose your favorite dish and your favorite flavors to create an impressive combination.


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