Corn Cheese Biscuits

  • Active Time 10m
  • Total Time 35m

Makes 6 biscuits


  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter or margarine, softened
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/2 cup finely grated Jack or Cheddar cheese


Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Lightly butter or oil a 6-cup muffin pan and set aside.

In a bowl, combine the dry ingredients. Work in the butter or margarine until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.

Stir in the egg and milk until just blended, then stir in the cheese. Pour the batter into the prepared muffin pan, and bake for 20 minutes.

Cool in the pan for 3 to 5 minutes and serve warm.

Recipe reprinted by permission of Doubleday. All rights reserved.

RecID 3321

nutrition information per serving

172 calories; 8g total fat; 56mg cholesterol; 343mg sodium; 18g carbohydrates; 1g fiber; 6g protein

These nutrition facts are calculated according to the ingredients listed in this recipe. Any substitutions will change these facts. Although we strive for accuracy, please note that food manufacturers occasionally change their food formulas, which could affect the calculations as shown.

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