Ultimate Corn Bread
We agree with Nita Cameron who says that her corn bread recipe is out of this world. “I think it’s the tastiest corn bread I’ve ever had,” says the Tacoma, Washington reader.
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min. + cooling
- 2-1/2 cups biscuit/baking mix
- 1 cup sugar
- 2/3 cup cornmeal
- 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 2 large eggs
- 1-1/4 cups whole milk
- 1-1/4 cups butter, melted
- In a large bowl, combine the first five ingredients. In another bowl, whisk the eggs, milk and butter; stir into the dry ingredients just until moistened. Pour into a greased 9-in. square baking pan.
- Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean. Cool for 15 minutes before cutting. Serve warm.
Nutrition Facts1 piece: 390 calories, 25g fat (14g saturated fat), 90mg cholesterol, 541mg sodium, 39g carbohydrate (18g sugars, 1g fiber), 4g protein.
Originally published as Ultimate Cornbread in Light & Tasty February/March 2006