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Rich and Nutty Brown Butter Corn Bread With Fresh Corn

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“In 'In the Kitchen with a Good Appetite' by Melissa Clark”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°.
  2. In a 9-inch oven safe skillet, melt 4 tablespoons of the butter over med-high heat.
  3. Add the corn and maple syrup and saute, stirring , until the corn is tender, 10-12 minutes.
  4. In a large bowl, sift together the flour, cornmeal, baking powder, and salt.
  5. In another bowl, whisk together the yogurt, egg, sugar, and baking soda.
  6. Gently fold the wet ingredients into the dry ones until just combined.
  7. Fold in the corn-butter mixture.
  8. Return the skillet to the heat and melt the remaining 4 tablespoons butter, tilting the pan to coat the sides completely.
  9. Cook the butter 2-3 minutes until pale gold with a nutty fragrance, being careful not to let get too brown.
  10. Take the skillet off the heat and scrape in the batter, smoothing the surface with a rubber spatula.
  11. Bake until the top is golden and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, 25-30 minutes.
  12. Cut into wedges and serve.

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