Corn Bread slices staked on a white plate on top of a grey napkin drizzled with honey and butter

The days are getting colder, I have been running out of ideas on what to make for warm wether so thank goodness! I have dragged out my crock pot and Chili is on the menu this week. I have all my other toppings ready and My chili recipe is a dump and leave it so the only thing left to do is make this super simple one bowl corn bread!

There is nothing better than warm Corn Bread with some melted butter dipped in you chili. Just that one mouth full brings back childhood and home cooked meals being devoured around the kitchen table. The best classic recipes will leave you with nostalgia and longing for the simplest days. This Corn Bread is your most funded memories.

My Classic Skillet Corn Bread is a one bowl wonder and a recipe that you can not fail at! Grab your chili bowl, warm butter, maybe some honey and make this crowd pleaser for your next gathering!

clock clock iconcutlery cutlery iconflag flag iconfolder folder iconinstagram instagram iconpinterest pinterest iconfacebook facebook iconprint print iconsquares squares iconheart heart iconheart solid heart solid icon
Corn Bread cut into cubes in a cast-iron skillet with a white rag on handle

Classic Corn Bread

  • Author: Emily
  • Total Time: 40 minutes


  • 2 Cups Flour
  • 1 Cup Cornmeal
  • 1 Cup Sugar
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp Baking Powder
  • 1 tsp Slat
  • 1/2 Cup Butter
  • 1/2 Cup Oil
  • 1 1/4 Cup Milk
  • 3 Eggs


  1. Preheat your Oven to 350 degrees and oil a large cast iron skillet to a 9X13 pan
  2. Whisk together Flour, Cornmeal, Sugar, Baking powder, and Salt. Set aside
  3. In another large bowl whisk together Butter, Oil, Milk, and Eggs
  4. Fold Flour mixture into Egg mixture until just incorporated
  5. Pour into prepared pan 
  6. Bake for 35-45 min, until inverted tooth pick comes out clean

Serve with butter, honey, and your favorite Chili Recipe!



*found yourself with no milk? Substitute the milk for 

  • Cook Time: 40 min.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Recipe rating