Doug Case calls this cakelike cornbread with blueberries "easy comfort food," and we had to agree. If you don't have masa flour, increase the cornmeal to 1 1/3 cups.

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Credit: James Carrier

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Makes 9 servings


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Instructions Checklist
  • In a bowl, beat eggs, buttermilk, and butter to blend. In another bowl, mix flour, cornmeal, masa, sugar, baking powder, and salt.

  • Stir flour mixture into egg mixture just until evenly moistened. Gently stir in berries. Spread level in a buttered 8-inch square pan.

  • Bake in a 375° oven until a wooden skewer inserted into the center comes out clean, 20 to 25 minutes. Let cool 10 minutes, then cut into 9 squares.

  • Nutritional analysis per piece.

Nutrition Facts

206 calories; calories from fat 31%; protein 5g; fat 7.1g; saturated fat 3.7g; carbohydrates 31g; fiber 1.8g; sodium 307mg; cholesterol 62mg.