Basic Cornbread Recipe

You might find yourself in the middle of your kitchen one day thinking about making a cornbread but you don’t have a can of creamed corn. But you do have a can of corn kernels, it’s not just creamed. Well, you have milk, sugar and blender, right? A-Ha!

Basic Cornbread Recipe


  • 1 can corn kernels drained
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 cup cornmeal (or corn muffin mix)
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 3 tbsp sugar
  • 2 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 stick butter melted and cooled
  • 1 egg slightly beaten
  • extra butter to top the cornbread


  • Preheat the oven to 355°. Butter/grease a square baking pan. Set it aside,
  • Combine and mix the corn kernels, milk, and sugar together in a blender.
  • In a bowl, whisk together the flour, cornmeal(or corn muffin mix), sugar, baking powder, and salt. Pour the creamed corn, beaten egg, and melted butter. Stir everything together to mix.
  • Pour into the buttered pan then bake in the oven for about 25-30 minutes. Cool in a rack before serving.

Top with butter. Serve the cornbread as a side dish to any baked, grilled or fried meat or fish.

Dexie Jane

Mother of 2. She drinks coffee everyday and wine on the weekends. She devours massive amount of chocolate, pork, and sushi. She loves to dance in her living room and binge-watches KDRAMA, historical dramas, and excessive unhealthy dose of Crime/Murder mysteries/dramas/documentaries. She's also a proud Bibliophile and loves being a bargain fashionista & SHOEHOLIC!

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