Want to know the bubbly secret behind Soda Surprise Cobbler?! Well, once you fill the dish with the rich cherry pie filling and sprinkle it with the soon-to-be-fluffy yellow cake mix… that’s where the special treat comes in! You then drizzle it with some bright, citrusy soda for some fun flavor and serendipitous sweetness. Sounds quite delightful, right? If you’re fizzing for a sweet treat, this Soda Surprise Cobbler will be the pop of merriment you’re lookin’ for!


  • 2 (21-ounce) cans cherry pie filling
  • 1 (16-ounce) package yellow cake mix, clumps broken up
  • 1 (12-ounce) can lemon-lime-flavored soda
  • whipped cream, to taste, store-bought or homemade, for topping


Step 1 –Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 2 –Grease a 9×13-inch baking dish.

Step 3 –Pour the cherry pie filling into the bottom of the prepared baking dish.

Step 4 –Evenly sprinkle the cake mix over the pie filling.

Step 5 –Slowly pour the soda over the cake mix.

Step 6 –Bake the cobbler, about 45 minutes

Step 7 –Transfer the baking dish to a wire rack and let the cobbler cool, about 30 minutes.

Step 8 –Serve the cobbler topped with the whipped cream.