Basic information

Name: Savory corncakes

Yield: 24

Categories side dish, corn



 3/4 c
 All-purpose flour
 2 Tbs
 Minced onion
 1/4 tsp
 1/4 c
 Yellow cornmeal
 1/2 tsp
 Baking powder
 1/2 c
 1 large
 Ear of corn, kernels cut off the cob (~2/3 cup)
 1 c
 Canned creamed corn (or leftover homemade)
 1 Tbs
 Vegetable oil
 Egg, lightly beaten


Sift together the dry ingredients. Beat together the creamed corn, egg, milk and oil, and stir into the dry mixture. Do not overmix. Let the batter rest, refrigerated, for an hour or more before preceeding.
Stir in the corn kernels and the minced onion. Cook the batter in batches, dropping by tablespoonfuls onto a greased griddle over medium heat. Cook 2 minutes per side, or until golden. Keep warm in a
200øF. oven while finishing.
Makes 24 small corncakes.

Per corncake: 42 calories, 1 gram protein, 7 grams carbohydrates, .5 gram fiber, 1 grams fat (trace saturated), 43 milligrams sodium.