Cornbread Muffins

Hey guys!  This is my 50th recipe!  So, yay for that!

What goes better with chili than cornbread?

Nothing.

Well, I happen to think cornbread goes with anything, but I never claimed to be normal.

This recipe comes from a recipe card in my recipe box. I don’t know where it originated, but it’s pretty straight forward.

And delicious. Can’t forget delicious.

It was also an amazing excuse to use my amazingly awesome dinosaur muffin pan!

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Cornbread Muffins

1 ½ Cups Cornmeal
2 ½ Cups Milk
2 Cups Flour
1 Tbsp Baking Powder
1 tsp Salt
2/3 Cup Sugar
2 Eggs
½ Cup Vegetable Oil

Preheat oven to 400F.

Combine the cornmeal with milk and let it stand for five minutes.

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Whisk flour, baking powder, salt, and sugar together.

Mix in the cornmeal mixture, eggs, and oil; stir until smooth.

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Fill sprayed muffin pans ¾ full.

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Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until toothpick inserted into center comes out clean.

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If you’re making regular cornbread instead of muffins, just up the baking time to 30-35 minutes.

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I also made some regular muffins, since I didn’t feel like waiting for the first batch of dinosaurs to be done. My daughter said they were for the vegetarians. Since, ya know, vegetarians wouldn’t want to eat dinosaurs.

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I used skim milk and whole wheat white flour for these. They turned out amazing. I ended up with 20 150 calorie muffins.

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For a printable version of this recipe, click here!!

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About pamasaurus

"I have learned to keep to myself how exceptional I am." ~Mason Cooley I'm a married stay at home mom living in Southern New Jersey. I have one daughter, one son, and three furbabies. I love to cook. I love to craft. I love to sew. I just.... love to create in general. I also am pretty fond of adventuring, of exploring new places. I'm shy when I first meet people, but once I'm comfortable with them, you can't shut me up. I'm crazy and silly. I have an unhealthy obsession with dinosaurs.
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21 Responses to Cornbread Muffins

  1. quilt32 says:

    I love corn muffins you’re right, they’re good with anything.
    Lillian
    lillianscupboard.wordpress.com

  2. Juliet says:

    Oh, I love the dinosaur pan!! My little guy would love that! And this looks like a great recipe. Congrats on your 50th recipe!! :0)

  3. I have that dinosaur pan! I bought it for my grandson and we plan to cook in it while they are on holiday with us. We might just try this delicious sounding cornbread. 🙂

    • pamasaurus says:

      Really? That’s awesome! I got mine at Target a few years ago, and I loooove it!

      Thanks! Hope you enjoy it!

  4. That is a wonderful pan. Wish I’d had one years ago. Yes, cornmeal muffins go well with anything or by themselves. Love them for breakfast.

    • pamasaurus says:

      Thanks! I got it a Target a few years ago. Dinosaurs are my favorite 😉

      And, yes, corn muffins are awesome for breakfast!

  5. Where in the world did you get that dinosaur pan?!?! I MUST get one like it for when my grandson gets a little older! Love cornbread myself!

    • pamasaurus says:

      I got it at Target years ago, but I haven’t seen it in a while. They do have it on Amazon, although it’s a bit more expensive.

  6. bigsmileu1 says:

    I love corn muffins! They look so yummy. 😉

  7. Jecca says:

    I love how the contours of the dinosaurs show threw!

  8. Awesome! My three year old will flip for those! Thanks for the great idea!

  9. I definitely want to try these with skim and whole wheat flour- yum! Love that pan too 🙂

  10. Carine says:

    Just tried them! They’re delicious 🙂
    Thanks!

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