Recipe True Southern Corn Bread - mydish
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True Southern Corn Bread

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Combine all dry ingredients into large mixing bowl.

In a separate bowl combine eggs, melted butter and milk stir together. Combine wet and dry ingredients,then stir until mixture becomes the consistency of a cake batter.

Put mixture in medium sized, pre-buttered baking dish, place in pre-heated oven (heated at 210 Celsius) for 35 minutes or until golden brown.

If cooked in pre heated cast iron, cooking time is 25 minutes


Baking Powder 1 Tsp
Milk 1 Cup
Eggs Lightly Beaten 2
Butter 5 Tbs
Plain Flour 1 Cup
Fine Corn Meal 2 Cups
Salt 2 Tsp
White Sugar 3 Ounces

Hints 'n' Tips

If you want to add zing try a chopped up chili pepper or 1/2 a coarse chopped onion, even 1/3 cup of your favourite cheese will add a little something extra to this Southern Staple. Remember to add`these ingredients into the batter at the end of the process, then cook!