Johnny Cakes

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These delectable little fried cornmeal Johnny Cakes are easy, quick and go well with soup, chili and stew. Or simply enjoy with a little butter and warm syrup.

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1 cup flour
1 cup cornmeal
2 teaspoons baking powder
2 tablespoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 large eggs (room temperature)
3/4 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup water
1/4 cup melted butter (slight cooled)
vegetable oil for butter for frying
Nutritions

Calories
189

Sodium
190mg
7% DV

Fat
6g
10% DV

Protein
4g
9% DV

Carbs
28g
9% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV

Stewed Okra and Tomatoes is a classic Southern dish! Flavored with bacon, onion, garlic and cider vinegar, you know these vegetables are bound to be good. Serve garden fresh okra and tomatoes during the summer months, or use canned and frozen ingredients in the off-season. Paired with a side of cornbread, this is a simple and affordable dish to enjoy year-round!

3 slices thick cut bacon
1 small Vidalia onion
2 cloves garlic
2 15.5 oz cans diced tomatoes
1 T sugar
2 t fresh thyme leaves
1 dried bay leaf
1/2 t apple cider vinegar
1/2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 c fresh or frozen okra
salt and pepper ( to taste )
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  • In a large skillet or Dutch oven, cook bacon until the bacon is starting to get crispy and the fat is rendered, about 5 minutes.
  • Add the onion and garlic; saute for 5 more...
    See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
1105

Sodium
1147mg
47% DV

Fat
114g
176% DV

Protein
1g
3% DV

Carbs
4g
1% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV