- 2/3 cup butter, softened
- 1 cup sugar
- 3 large eggs
- 1-2/3 cups 2% milk
- 2-1/3 cups all-purpose flour
- 1 cup cornmeal
- 4-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
- 1 teaspoon salt
- Preheat oven to 400°. In a large bowl, cream butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Combine eggs and milk. Combine flour, cornmeal, baking powder and salt; add to creamed mixture alternately with egg mixture.
- Pour into a greased 13x9-in. baking pan. Bake 22-27 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cut into squares; serve warm. Yield: 15 servings.
Reviews for Buttery Corn Bread
"So, not the healthiest corn bread recipe, but it's SO good.This is my go to corn bread now. I have reduced the sugar to 3/4 cup a few times, it was still fine."
"Excellent- very moist. My husband tried it and said "I think I like cornbread now". Many recipes are too dry, but not this one"
"This isn't cornbread....more like cake, but then I'm from the South."
"Easy to make, but too sweet for our taste. I'm going to try making it again using less sugar."
"This is my youngest son's favorite corn bread. It's so fluffy and light. Honey butter is good on this bread."
"Should have read other reviews before making it. Seemed like a version Jiffy cake mix..very similar."
"I made this recipe tonight.It was devine!!I couldn't believe how moist it was, just delicious!I have to say it was a bit sweet, I will try with 1/2 cup sugar next time.Overall amazing!!!!Its a keeper!"
"Excellent corn bread! Very moist. You do have to dirty a lot of dishes, though."
"Deleted all other cornbread recipes."
"Great Recipe always a dinner winner"