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bahamian johnny cake

a recipe by
Amy H.
Detroit, MI

We first had Johnny Cake on our honeymoon in The Bahamas. We loved it so much I just had to learn how to make it at home!

serves 8
prep time 10 Min
cook time 30 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For bahamian johnny cake

  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 3/4 c
    white corn meal
  • 3/4 tsp
  • 5 tsp
    baking powder
  • 2/3 c
  • 1 lg
    egg, beaten
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 c

How To Make bahamian johnny cake

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