Gift In A Jar: Down Home Cornbread Mix

Colleen Sowa

By
@colleenlucky7

This is another easy recipe! It is always appreciated!

I sometimes give a little jar with honey or my home made pear honey, and always a jar of home made jam or jelly.

This recipe is great for anyone, but seems like all the single guys like it the best!


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Serves:

15 pint jars

Prep:

20 Min

Ingredients

JARS

15
pint jars (widemouth are best)

CORNBREAD MIX

12 1/2 c
sifted all-purpose flour
12 1/2 c
yellow cornmeal
1 1/3 c
baking powder
3 1/3 c
sugar
3 1/4 Tbsp
salt

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In large bowl: Mix all ingredients together well.
2
Spoon 2 cups of mixture into dry sterilized jars. Wipe the rim of the jars. Place lids and rings.
3
Make the following recipe cards:

Preheat oven to 425 degrees.

Down Home Cornbread:

1 jar cornbread mix
1 large egg
1 cup milk
1/4 cup Crisco shortening

Put all ingredients in a bowl and mix together well with a fork or a whisk until smooth (for about 1 minute...do not over beat).

Grease a 8-inch square pan. Pour in the batter. Place in oven.

Bake at 425 degrees for 20 to 25 minutes.
4
Cut 6-8 inch circles from cloth. Place a circle on each jar. Secure cloth in place with a rubber band. Cover the rubber band with a pretty ribbon, put recipe card on the ribbon and tie a pretty bow.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sweet Breads
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Collection: Gifts to Give