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Moe Cason & Ponderosa BBQ's Cornbread

        Lifestyle | Summer

Note from the TLC Editors: This recipe is an authentic BBQ Pitmasters recipe. Our Pitmasters are really spontaneous and like to create their recipes on the fly, so measurements and cook times are a little loose. Tweak the recipes to suit your tastes and check out How to Grill Food for more tips.


1 cup yellow cornmeal
1/4 cup flour
1/4 cup sugar
1 Teaspoon baking powder
1 Teaspoon baking soda
1/2 Teaspoon salt (optional)
3/4 cup milk
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 eggs, beaten
1 4 ounce can green chile
1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded


  1. Mix wet and dry ingredients in two separate bowls.
  2. Stir dry ingredients into liquid mix until moistened. Don't over mix!
  3. Pour batter in skillet and bake for 30-35 minutes at 375 degrees.

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