A slump is also known as a grunt, and both are cousins to cobblers, betties, and pandowdies. This one features apples, blueberries, and cranberries.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens


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  • In a 3-quart saucepan combine water, apples, blueberries, cranberries, and the 2/3 cup sugar. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer for 5 minutes.

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  • Meanwhile, for topping, combine flour, the 1/4 cup sugar, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg, and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Cut in margarine or butter until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Add milk to flour mixture, stirring just to moisten. Drop topping into 6 mounds atop hot filling. Cover and simmer about 15 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the topping comes out clean. Serve warm; if desired, top with half-and-half or light cream. Makes 6 servings.

Nutrition Facts

366 calories; 14 g total fat; 4 g saturated fat; 111 mg cholesterol; 236 mg sodium. 55 g carbohydrates; 7 g protein;