Tag: corn

recipe showdown: cornbread

I’ve already fallen in love with custard cornbread, but with Thanksgiving just around the corner, I figured I needed a really great traditional, buttermilk cornbread recipe up my sleeve.  I tried Grandmother’s Buttermilk Cornbread from All Recipe which boasts over 3000 five star reviews, All-Purpose Cornbread from Cook’s Illustrated 20th Anniversary Best Recipes Cookbook, and […]

custard cornbread

When the air gets chilly, there is nothing I love more than a big, steamy bowl of my mom’s soup.  She makes ratatouille, chili, and minestrone. But my all time favorite is her butternut squash soup.  It is delicious on its own, but it’s absolutely perfect with a big wedge of custard–y cornbread on the […]

blue corn bread

Simply put, cornbread is delicious. It is the perfect “accompaniment” to countless soups, salads, stews… especially chili. I love how cornbread is the perfect marriage of sweet and savory — with  crumbly, fluffy texture and sweet, buttery flavor in every bite. Why mess around with something so simple and perfect? This recipe is the most […]