Corn bread Recipe


Ask 5 different southern cooks and you'll get 5 different recipes for cornbread. This one was submitted by a valued iChef visitor.

Step 1

Sift flour, measure, and sift with baking soda, salt, and baking powder.

Step 2

Mix with corn-meal. Combine shortening, sugar, and eggs.

Step 3

Add sour milk and combine with dry ingredients. Beat only until smooth.

Step 4

Fill well-oiled shallow pan 2/3 full.

Step 5

Bake in hot oven (435 F) 25-30 minutes.

Things You'll Need

  • 1cup corn meal
  • 2tbsp brown sugar
  • 3/4tsp baking soda
  • 2large eggs well beaten
  • 1cup flour
  • 1tsp salt
  • 1tsp baking powder
  • 1/4cup melted shortening
  • 1 1/2cups sour milk

About this Author

Sarah Lund an member who donated this recipe.