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Cracklin' Bread I

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"An old Southern plantation recipe."
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55 m servings 226
Original recipe yields 8 servings (1 round loaf)


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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degree C).
  2. In a 10 inch oven-proof skillet, fry the pork till crisp. Add onion, and cook till just tender. Drain off liquid fat, and reserve 2 tablespoons.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, combine corn meal, flour, baking powder, soda, and salt. Combine eggs, honey, buttermilk, and juice: mix into cornmeal mixture. Stir in pork and onions.
  4. Return reserved fat to skillet, and heat till very hot. Pour batter into skillet. Transfer to oven, and bake for 30 to 35 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 226 calories; 5.9 33.2 10.7 65 609 Full nutrition

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Its good to be able to find that food that grandma always made that no one else knows about.

This was ok... but it needs something. I admit I was worried putting the batter into our big cast iron skillet (how long am I going to be cleaning this?) but it came out perfect without stickin...