Skillet Cornbread

Total Time:
50 min
Prep:
20 min
Cook:
30 min

Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients
  • 1/2 pound bacon, chopped
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 4 jalapenos, seeded and diced
  • 3 cups cornmeal
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 3 cups buttermilk
  • 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 10 tablespoons melted unsalted butter
Directions

Preheat the oven to 450 degree F.

Brown chopped bacon in a 10-inch cast iron skillet. Add the garlic and jalapeno and saute until softened.

In a bowl, combine the cornmeal, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and pepper and mix well. In a small bowl, combine the buttermilk, eggs, and melted butter. Add to dry ingredients and stir just to combine. Quickly pour the cornmeal batter into the skillet.

Bake for 25 to 30 minutes, or until firm and golden brown on top. Let sit for 5 minutes, then turn out onto a cutting board. Cut into wedges and serve hot with butter on the side.


CATEGORIES:
View All

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
More Recipes and Ideas
Loading review filters...
BROWSE REVIEWS BY KEYWORD