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Easy Skillet Cornbread Recipe

A recipe that always makes it feel like fall to me is cornbread! With this super easy recipe you will toss together everyday ingredients, add cornmeal, and cook in a skillet for 30 minutes and it’s done! As easy as that, less than 5 minutes prep and you’ll have cornbread in the oven.

Easy Skillet Cornbread Recipe

Easy Skillet Cornbread Recipe

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  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup yellow cornmeal
  • 1/4 cup white sugar
  • 2 tablespoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 3 extra large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 10″ cast iron skillet



Preheat oven to 350°F, heating your cast iron skillet in the oven while it warms.

Combine flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a large bowl. Whisk milk, buttermilk, butter, and eggs in another bowl; stir milk mixture into flour mixture until just combined. Batter will be slightly lumpy.

Pour batter into hot skillet.

Cornbread Recipe

Bake cornbread in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, about 30 to 35 minutes. Cool in the pan for 10 minutes before slicing.

Easy Skillet Cornbread Recipe

Top your cornbread with a sweet jelly or add in a can of diced chilies for a kick of heat and serve alongside chili for a perfect fall recipe! Head over to grab our Chunky Chili recipe to pair with this yummy cornbread!

Extra Chunky Chili Recipe

Vickie @Vickie's Kitchen and Garden

Sunday 18th of October 2015

I love your cornbread recipe with a little sweet added to to it. Thanks for sharing at the #HomeMattersParty


Saturday 10th of October 2015

Is it moist? I love cornbread, even if it's a little on the dry side. But a moist cornbread that doesn't completely crumble in my hands has been hard to come by (except at Famous Dave's).

Amber Edwards

Thursday 8th of October 2015

I've always heard that cornbread is best when cooked in a skillet! I absolutely love cornbread So I think I need to try this!

Janis @MommyBlogExpert

Thursday 8th of October 2015

That looks really delish! I'll have to try your recipe.

Ellen Christian

Thursday 8th of October 2015

I love cornbread. We make it a lot in the colder months.

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