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Homemade cornbread with butter and honey made from best cornbread recipe

Easy Cornbread

This is our all-time favorite cornbread recipe! It is so easy to make and good with any meal! Top with butter and a drizzle of honey and you will be in heaven!
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keywords cornbread
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 12
Calories 202 kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup coarse cornmeal
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter melted and cooled to room temperature
  • 3 tablespoons canola or vegetable oil
  • 2 large eggs slightly beaten
  • 1 cup frozen corn

Instructions

  1. Center a rack in the oven and preheat the oven to 400°F. Spray an 8x8 Pyrex baking dish with nonstick cooking spray and set aside.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt. Set aside.
  3. In a medium bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, melted butter, oil, and eggs. Pour the liquid ingredients over the dry ingredients and stir until combined. The batter will be lumpy. Stir in the corn kernels. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  4. Bake cornbread for 27 minutes, or until the top is golden brown and a toothpick comes out clean after inserted into the center. Let cornbread cool in pan for 15 minutes before cutting. Cut into squares and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Easy Cornbread
Amount Per Serving
Calories 202 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 5g25%
Cholesterol 37mg12%
Sodium 153mg6%
Potassium 215mg6%
Carbohydrates 27g9%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 160IU3%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 66mg7%
Iron 1.2mg7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.