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Meat 'n' Pepper Corn Bread

 Meat 'n' Pepper Corn Bread
It suits me to be able to brown and bake this corn bread in the same cast-iron-skillet—such convenience!—Rita Carlson, Idaho Falls, Idaho ;
4-6 ServingsPrep: 15 min. Bake: 25 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 cup chopped green pepper
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 2 cans (8 ounces each) tomato sauce
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour
  • 3/4 cup cornmeal
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup canola oil

Directions

  • In a 10-in. cast-iron skillet, lightly brown ground beef, green
  • pepper and onion; drain. Add tomato sauce, chili powder, salt and
  • pepper; simmer 10-15 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, combine dry ingredients. Combine egg, milk and oil; stir
  • into dry ingredients just until moistened. Pour over beef mixture.
  • Bake at 400° for 25-30 minutes or until golden. Run knife around
  • edge of skillet and invert on serving plate. Cut into wedges.

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Meat 'n' Pepper Corn Bread (continued)

Directions (continued)

  • Yield: 4-6 servings.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 each) equals 432 calories, 18 g fat (5 g saturated fat), 87 mg cholesterol, 839 mg sodium, 46 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 22 g protein.