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Chopped Broccoli Cornbread

This moist bread with a sweet corn flavor can be served as a side dish with any meaty entree. The broccoli and cottage cheese combination is delicious.
  • Total Time
    Prep: 10 min. Bake: 40 min. + standing
  • Makes
    12-15 servings


  • 2 packages (8-1/2 ounces each) cornbread/muffin mix
  • 4 large eggs, room temperature
  • 1-1/2 cups (12 ounces) 4% cottage cheese
  • 3/4 cup butter, melted
  • 3 cups frozen chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 1 large onion, chopped


  • In a large bowl, combine cornbread mixes. In another bowl, beat eggs, cottage cheese and butter. Stir into cornbread mixes just until moistened. Fold in broccoli and onion.
  • Transfer to a greased 13x9-in. baking pan. Bake at 350° for 40-45 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Let stand for 10 minutes before cutting. Serve warm. Refrigerate leftovers.
Nutrition Facts
1 piece: 196 calories, 13g fat (7g saturated fat), 89mg cholesterol, 323mg sodium, 14g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 1g fiber), 6g protein.
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  • chericooke2013
    Nov 19, 2013

    This was so easy to make and kids LOVED it! Will recommend to friends and family for sure!

  • ckconrad
    Oct 22, 2011

    I'd rate this a 5/5. I made it without the onion since my husband doesn't care for onion. It was very moist. Next time I may try adding some cheddar cheese to the recipe to add to the delicious flavor.