12 Yummy Recipes You’ll Never Believe Were Made With Cornmeal
When you hear “cornmeal,” chances are cornbread and corn muffins come to mind. Don’t get us wrong, we love a good corn muffin, but sometimes we want more. More variety, more flavor, more cooking creativity. We’ve told you about the many ways to cook with fresh corn, and now we’re bringing you a dozen inventive recipes to do the same thing with cornmeal. (Don’t worry, we didn’t leave out those two staples.)
5. Jalapeño Cornbread Whoopie Pies With Honey Buttercream: This just might be the best combination of spicy and sweet ever… and in bite-size morsels, no less. (via Raptor Joe)
7. Cornmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies: It can be fun to experiment with an everyday recipe, especially when it involves chocolate chip cookies. Add a little crunch to your next batch with a helping of cornmeal. (via Pursuit of Sweetness)
11. Cast Iron Skillet Corn Bread: Regular cornbread can be a little boring. (Sorry, but it’s true.) Liven things up and bake it in a piping-hot, butter-coated cast iron skillet. (via The Food Network)
Got any other cornmeal tricks up your sleeve? Share them below!