A perfect Southern side dish, this easy cornbread recipe has a hidden healthy addition: broccoli.

Difficulty Rating: Easy

Nutritional Highlights: Broccoli is rich in potassium, fiber, Vitamin A, C, K, and powerful bone health and cancer-fighting antioxidants.

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Recipe From: Tennessee Home and Farm


  • 4 eggs, beaten
  • 2 sticks melted butter
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 ounces cottage cheese
  • 1 package chopped broccoli, thawed
  • 2 boxes corn muffin mix (such as Jiffy)


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Mix together eggs, butter, onion, cottage cheese and broccoli. Add corn muffin mix. Pour into a greased 12-inch cast-iron skillet.

  3. Bake for 45 minutes to 1 hour. Cut into wedges to serve.

Recipe From: Farm Flavor - www.farmflavor.com

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    […] Broccoli Cheese Cornbread – Sneak healthy broccoli into the perfect Southern side dish. […]

  2. Beverly says:

    This is one of the best cornbread recipes ever. When I bake this and carry to Church functions, it is always a hit.