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Quick Buttermilk Corn Bread Recipe

Quick Buttermilk Corn Bread Recipe

The tattered recipe card for this corn bread proves it's been a family favorite to years. Although my daughter enjoys it anytime, they mostly request it at Thanksgiving.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:8-9 servings


  • 1-1/4 cups cornmeal
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 egg
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 3/4 cup canola oil


  • 1. In a large bowl, combine the cornmeal, flour, sugars, baking soda and salt. In another bowl, whisk the egg, buttermilk and oil; stir into dry ingredients just until moistened. Pour into a greased 9-in. round or square baking pan (pan will be full).
  • 2. Bake at 425° for 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack for 5 minutes. Serve warm. Yield: 8-9 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 piece) equals 390 calories, 19 g fat (3 g saturated fat), 25 mg cholesterol, 314 mg sodium, 50 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 5 g protein.