Bahamas: Johnny Cake (Corn Bread)

Vicki Butts (lazyme)

By
@lazyme5909

Johnny cake is served throughout The Bahamas so it's not uncommon to find a variety of distinctive tastes. Different places and different islands have different recipes. This version is served at the Cricket Club, and is a standard, simple version.


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Serves:

9-10

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 c
flour
3/4 c
cornmeal
3/4 tsp
salt
1
egg, beaten
5 tsp
baking powder
1/3 c
sugar
2 Tbsp
vegetable oil
1 c
milk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 350F.
2
Mix all dry ingredients together. Add egg, milk and oil to dry mixture and blend well.
3
Pour into 8 inch square pan. Bake 30-35 minutes until slightly brown on top.
4
Serve hot or cold with butter, honey or preserves.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Breads
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: Caribbean