Tender Sweet Cornbread

Tender Sweet Cornbread Recipe

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Penny Burdge


This cornbread is the perfect accompaniment to a spicy chili or soup. I serve it with my Black Bean Vegetable soup.

This is a very tender cornbread, so you might want to eat it with a fork!

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1 1/2 c
yellow cornmeal
1 c
1/3 can(s)
1 tsp
1 Tbsp
baking powder
2 large
eggs, beaten
6 Tbsp
melted butter
1/2 c
melted crisco
1 1/2 c

How to Make Tender Sweet Cornbread


  • 1Whisk together the corn meal, flour, sugar, salt and baking powder.
  • 2Stir in the beaten eggs, melted Crisco and butter, and the milk.
  • 3Beat together just until smooth. Do NOT over-beat.
  • 4Pour the batter into a greased 8" x 12" pan. Bake in the center of a 400?F oven for about 30 minutes until the edges and top are golden.
  • 5If you'd like muffins instead, this will make 2 dozen using 1/4 Cup batter in each muffin cup. Decrease the baking time to about 15-20 minutes.

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Course/Dish: Other Breads

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