Creamed Corn Cornbread

107 Ratings
Recipe courtesy ofAlton Brown

Total: 35 min Prep: 15 min Cook: 20 min

Yield: 8 servings

Level: Easy



  • 2 cups yellow cornmeal
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 cup creamed corn
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil


  • Preheat oven to 425 degrees.

  • Place a 10-inch cast iron skillet into the oven.

  • In a bowl, combine the cornmeal, salt, sugar, baking powder, and baking soda. Whisk together to combine well.

  • In a large bowl, combine the buttermilk, eggs, and creamed corn, whisking together to combine thoroughly. Add the dry ingredients to the buttermilk mixture and stir to combine. If the batter will not pour, add more buttermilk to the batter.

  • Swirl the canola oil in the hot cast iron skillet. Pour the batter into the skillet. Bake until the cornbread is golden brown and springs back upon the touch, about 20 minutes.

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107 Ratings

Lorinda Renny Sabisch
It's an easy recipe to follow and very delious. I substituted regular canned corn in place of the cream of corn and it turned out fabulous. Its plenty sweet enough, especially when you through on honey/butter after it's cooked. See All Reviews Post Review

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