1 cup regular grind cornmeal
1 cup all-purpose flour
3 1/2 tsp baking powder
1 tsp kosher salt
1/3 cup sugar
1/4 cup bacon (cooked, chopped), 1/2 cup cheese, a jalapeno (sliced, deseeded), 1/4 cup peanut butter, 1/3 cup honey/maple syrup, or what ever else you may want. optional
1 large egg
1 cup milk,
1/3 cup liquid fat (oil, lard, butter etc)
+ Preheat oven to 400F (205c)
+ Grease a 10 inch cast-iron skillet or in 8 inch square baking pan with the fat
+ Place pan in oven
+ Place dry ingredients in a large bowl
+ Whisk together
+ Add any optional items
+ Fold in the in the eggs and milk using as few strokes as possible
+ Remove skillet or pan from oven
+ Pour the batter in
+ Give it a little shake to level it out,
+ Bake 30-35 minutes
+ Do the toothpick test to see if its done or needs more time
+ Let it cool down before trying to remove it from the pan


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