Johnnie Cake (Aka Sweet corn bread)
1 cupself rising yellow corn meal
2 cupsself rising flour
1/4-1/2 csugar (the recipe calls for 1/2, i use 1/4)
2 largeeggs, beaten
1/2 stickbutter, melted
2 Tb.fat melted (bacon, butter, or oil, your choice)
How to Make Johnnie Cake (Aka Sweet corn bread)
- Pre Heat oven to 350. Mix the dry ingredients, then add the melted butter, stir. Then add milk and beaten eggs. Stir just until everything is moist.(batter should be lumpy.)
- Grease the skillet, then pour batter into it.
- Place in the oven, and bake for 50-60 minutes, or until golden brown, and a toothpick comes out clean when tested.
- Take from oven, let sit 10 minutes, then cut, and enjoy!