Skillet Cornbread


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Skillet Cornbread
Photo: © Abby Hocking
Active Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
6 to 10


  • 2 cups cornmeal, ground fine-medium

  • 3 1/2 teaspoons baking bowder

  • 3/4 teaspoon salt

  • 3 eggs, whole

  • 1 cup sour cream

  • 1 cup creamed corn

  • 5 ounces vegetable oil, plus 2 tablespoons for cooking cornbread


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F. In a mixing bowl blend well cornmeal, baking powder and salt. In a mixing bowl, whisk together eggs, sour cream, creamed corn and oil. Combine the dry and wet ingredients, incorporate well.

  2. Heat a 10 inch cast iron skillet over medium heat with 2 tablespoons oil. Once oil is hot pour in cornbread batter, the mix should bubble in the pan slightly and create a crust. Cook 2 minutes; remove from heat and place in oven.

  3. Bake for 20 minutes or until center is set and cornbread comes away from the sides of the skillet. Allow to cool, slice and serve.


Delicious warm and reheated. Keep stored in airtight container refrigerated up to three days.

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