Johnny Cake (corn bread)

February 17, 2009

Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

Sift together:
7/8 cup pre-sifted all purpose flour
1/4 cup white sugar
4 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt

Method: Blend in 1 cup corn meal. Make a well in the centre. Combine and add:
1 beaten egg
1 cup milk
1/4 cup melted butter or margarine

Stir until combined. Pour into a greased 8 inch square cake pan. Bake at 375 degrees for 25 to 30 minutes. Serve warm

Variation: Prepare as above, cover with a layer of peeled apple slices; sprinkle with a mixture of 2 tbsp. sugar and 1 tsp. cinnamon.


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