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Southern Johnny Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dottie Dessert
Added: Wednesday, October 10, 2007

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 c. Indian corn meal
1 c. flour
1/3 c. molasses
Pinch of salt
1 t. soda
1 c. Buttermilk

Directions:
Directions:
Mix corn meal, flour, and salt. Mix soda with 1 cup buttermilk; add to dry ingredients along with the molasses. Mix well. Add more buttermilk if necessary to make a batter for pouring. Pour into a greased iron skillet and bake in a hot oven.

 

 

 

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