Basic Cornbread

3.3 of 5 (3)
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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 263.8
  • Total Fat: 10.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 75.4 mg
  • Sodium: 150.8 mg
  • Total Carbs: 36.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 2.6 g
  • Protein: 7.5 g

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Number of Servings: 8


    1/3 Cup Butter
    2 Cups Cormeal Mix, white or yellow
    3/4 cup all pupose flour
    1 Tbs sugar
    2 1/4 cups buttermilk
    2 large eggs


Best in 10 inch iron skillet, but baking dish is fine too.

Pre-heat oven to 425.

Place skillet in oven with a pat of butter in the bottom until melted.

Mix dry ingredients and butter in a large bowl.

Stir together wet ingredients and add to dry stir just until mixed, do not over stir.

Remove skillet from oven and pour batter over melted butter.

Bake at 425 for 20 to 25 mins or until sides are golden brown and pull from edge of pan.

Slice like a pie into 8 servings.

Number of Servings: 8

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user MRSTIPTOE.

Member Ratings For This Recipe

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    Very Good
    This is almost as good as regular cornbread (made with bacon drippings). I will enjoy making this again. - 7/26/08

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    looks good. - 3/16/07