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Sweet Cornmeal Muffins Recipe

Sweet Cornmeal Muffins Recipe

My husband, Axtell, was a fan of the cornmeal muffins from a restaurant we visited. I found a similar recipe and cut it down to serve two. These muffins are his favorite.—Marie Kramer, Kirkwood, Missouri
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 4 teaspoons canola oil
  • 1 egg, beaten or 1/4 cup egg substitute
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1/4 cup cornmeal
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • Pinch salt


  • 1. In a small bowl, combine the sugar, oil, egg, and milk. In another bowl, combine dry ingredients; stir in sugar mixture just until moistened.
  • 2. Coat four muffin cups with cooking spray or use paper liners. Divide batter among muffin cups. Bake at 400° for 15-18 minutes or until lightly browned. Yield: 4 muffins.

Nutritional Facts

One muffin (prepared with egg substitute and fat-free milk) equals 153 calories, 6 g fat (0 saturated fat), trace cholesterol, 87 mg sodium, 20 g carbohydrate, 0 fiber, 4 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1-1/2 starch, 1 fat.

Reviews for Sweet Cornmeal Muffins

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Reviewed Sep. 2, 2014

"Wonderful slightly sweet corn bread. Love that it makes just enough for two!"

Reviewed Feb. 11, 2014

"Excellent and so simple and quick"

Reviewed Feb. 19, 2012

"A nice little muffin which is quick and easy and which would be easy to tweak the sweetness or the addition of a bit more milk."

Reviewed Jan. 18, 2010

"Loved them! Yeah, another receipe for those who cook for two!"

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