This dump peach cobbler requires just 4 ingredients! With whipped cream and vanilla ice cream on top of the cake, it is the perfect dessert you’ve been dreaming about. Dump cake perfection!
Yes we’ve been making a lot of easy dump cake recipes here at The Typical Mom lately because well, they’re so yummy! We’re working our way through our favorite fruit combinations and this dump peach cobbler we will call it made the list tonight. So yummy topped with some ice cream. (originally published 10/18, affiliate links present)
You could easily eat this peach cobbler dump cake naked too. I mean without anything on top but if we’re going to go all out then let’s not stop at the cake shall we.
Just like our cherry pineapple dump cake recipe you only need a few cans of this and a box of that to throw this easy cobbler style dessert together. After that it is up to you what you’d like to add in or on top to jazz it up even more.
Here are a few dump cake added ingredient ideas we’ve used. Use your imagination and add others.
- Crushed nuts – honey roasted are great
- Oats – old fashioned, not instant, to make it a bit more like a cobbler texture
- Raisins – I don’t know about you but I seriously think I could put them in almost every dessert for added flavor but totally up to you
Here is a quick step by step for our dump peach cobbler so you get the idea. Yes it’s named dump for a reason. There is literally No stirring involved.
If you’re unfamiliar with dump cake recipes they are different from a traditional cake you’d make in several ways.
- They don’t rise as you’d expect a cake to do
- They’re very moist
- Dump cakes are best eaten right out of the oven – my opinion obviously but I’ve made dozens of them
- You don’t follow the directions on the back of the cake mix box
- They are egg free – Important to know for those who cannot have eggs but want a yummy dessert. Yes there are some exceptions, but most do not use eggs.
Here is how our peach dump cake turned out when I took it out of the oven. Yes it’s a bit messy and wonderful.
- Don’t worry if you feel like it looks too wet. It is just right when the middle is golden brown like you see here.
What you will need to make this dump peach cobbler dessert
- 9×13″ baking dish – I prefer glass
- Box of cake mix – we used yellow cake mix but you could use just about any flavor, spice cake mix would be wonderful too
- Peach pie filling – in a can
- Can of sliced peaches – with the juice and all, I used this one with lower sugar, you just dump it right in (I sliced the peaches into smaller pieces right in the can just so they would spread out a bit more)
- Melted butter
- Any additional toppings – nuts, oats
- Ice cream if you want to top it with that – and you should……
After you try this there are a few other dump cake desserts and treats you should make:
- Cranberry apple cobbler
- Apple cobbler
- Pineapple angel food cake recipe
- Pumpkin pie dump cake
- Fresh peach pie
- Our peach angel food cake below is what you should try next
- Using peaches in heavy syrup instead of pie filling it is lighter, our family loves it.
You’re just going to preheat oven to 350 degrees and melt your stick of butter. Then layer all the ingredients in the order I share below in the recipe card. Make sure everything is spread evenly but do not stir. Serving warm is the best way. I allow it to sit for about 10 minutes to allow it to settle, then top with ice cream.
- You are going to just scoop it. No cutting is required, that is impossible with dump cakes so don’t even try. It’s not about that when it comes to this warm dessert. It’s about the fruit and flavors inside. You’re good….just dig in.
Here’s the printable directions for dump peach cobbler or peach dump cake you might call it.
Dump Peach Cobbler
- 1 box cake mix we used yellow
- 1 can peach pie filling 21 oz
- 1 can sliced peaches 15 oz
- 1 stick butter 1/2 c.
- 1/4 c oats old fashioned, optional
- 1/4 c walnuts chopped, optional
- Spray 13x9 pan with non stick spray and preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Pour can of pie filling on bottom of dish, then sprinkle cake mix powder on top of that evenly across the pan.
- Sprinkle oats and nuts on top if you want to add those. Melt your butter and pour that across your mixture evenly.
- Use a knife to slice the peaches into smaller pieces (just do this in the can, they are very soft and will cut easily with a butter knife). Pour this across the top of your cake mix evenly.
- Bake for about 50 minutes or until the top, cake part, is lightly golden brown and no longer looks wet in the middle.
- Allow to sit for about 10 min. once you take it out so it can settle and thicken up. Best if served immediately with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top.
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