Southern Cornbread Dressing Muffins

It’s the season for dressing up, starting with the cornbread.

Cornbread Dressing Muffins

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It’s the season for dressing up, starting with the cornbread.

Cornbread Dressing Muffins
Cornbread Dressing Muffins

Southern Cornbread Dressing Muffins

(Makes 12 muffins)

  • 3 cups crumbled cornbread
  • 2 cups crumbled buttermilk biscuits
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1 cup turkey or chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 1 large egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning
  • 1/2 teaspoon rubbed sage
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • Cooking spray

Preheat oven to 375 F.

Melt butter in heavy skillet; add bell pepper, onion, and celery, and cook over medium-high heat until tender, stirring often. Add vegetables to crumbs in bowl. Combine broth and next 5 ingredients. Pour over crumb mixture and toss gently to mix. Spoon mixture into muffin cups coated with cooking spray. Bake for 35 minutes until lightly browned. Let stand for 10 minutes before removing from pans.

Recipe and photo courtesy of Glorious Grits by Susan McEwen McIntosh, published by Oxmoor House, Inc.

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  1. Update on this recipe.
    Did this recipe last year and they are so good.
    printing out recipe to take home to Miss and do for Thanksgiving for the girls.
    Ya’ll enjoy!

  2. I am a southern Miss girl. Have always enjoyed cornbread dressing all of my life. This recipe caught my eye simply due to being in muffin form…I would love to try this for Christmas and I know it will be delish…WB from Florida


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