Pumpkin Cornbread

Kids can help mix this recipe.
  • 1 1/4 cups cornmeal
  • 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup sugar or Splenda (sugar substitute)
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/4 tsp nutmeg
  • 1 1/3 cups non-fat sour cream
  • 1/2 cup reconstituted milk (from dry nonfat)
  • 6 eggs, beaten
  • 8 tablespoon margarine, melted
  • 1 16 oz. canned pumpkin

Preheat oven to 350°F.

Mix cornmeal thru nutmeg in bowl. Add sour cream and milk, mix just until combined. Add eggs and margarine. Pour into greased 12x8 baking pan, bake 45 minutes. Makes 24 squares.

149 calories, 4 g. protein, 8 g. fat, 16 g. carb., 1 g. fiber.

Taken from The Diabetes Holiday Cookbook, C. Leontos, 2002

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