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Top 10 Signs of a Bad Cook

Ha! "They have (suspect) food allergies." I'd put that at the top. I get so annoyed cooking for people that say they are allergic to things they don't like.

Jun 17, 2011
upstartspider in Features

Masa cornbread

Masa cornbread

by the_MU (Member Recipe)


Total: 30 min

Active: 5 min

Makes: 8 good-size wedges

1.5 c masa harina
" 1/2 c flour,"
" two eggs"
" two t of baking powder"
" 1 t. salt"
1 scant T sugar brown, turbinado, white, honey, whatever
1.5 approx c of milk
1/2 stick of butter, softened

1. Mix dry ingredients.

2. Rub half of butter (2 T) into dry ingr., Put the other half in a cast iron skillet in a 425 oven.

3. Add eggs and enough milk to dry ingr to make a batter (takes more than regular cornmeal bread),
around 1.5 c.

4. When butter in skillet is melted, spread out batter and bake until brown around edges and light
brown areas on top (20 min?). Cool out of the pan if you want to keep the bottom crust crisp.

Dec 03, 2010
upstartspider in Recipes