corn bread

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By K J
from A place in, WA

A sweet side for a rich savory meal, or the perfect dessert. The choice is yours and you'll be glad you made it with this recipe.

serves 10
prep time 20 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For corn bread

  • 1 c
    yellow corn meal
  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 TBSP + ½ tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/3 c
    white sugar
  • 1/3 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/3 c
    butter, melted and cooled
  • 1 lg
    egg
  • 1 c
    whole milk
  • 1 tsp
    honey
  • 1 tsp
    water

How To Make corn bread

  • 1
    In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the dry ingredients, you may need to break up any clumps of brown sugar with your fingers.
  • 2
    In a 4 cup measuring cup or medium bowl whisk the milk, egg and butter until smooth.
  • 3
    Add the wet ingredients from the measuring cup or medium bowl to the dry ingredients and stir 3 or 4 times just to get the liquid mixed in. Allow to rest 10-15 minutes.
  • 4
    Preheat oven to 400°F, for an 8 or 9 inch cast iron skillet or metal cake pan season with a dab of butter and allow it to heat in the oven. If using a glass baking dish, spray with non stick spray and set aside.
  • 5
    In a small bowl, mix the honey and water until evenly incorporated and set aside.
  • 6
    After the mixture has rested mix once then transfer to the baking vessel of choice, carefully if using a hot pan.
  • 7
    Spread mixture evenly and use a basting brush or drizzle the honey mixture over the top, not enough to saturate just enough to evenly coat it.
  • 8
    Bake for about 20 minutes or until the top is a rich golden brown. Allow to cool for about 5 minutes before slicing.
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