Making this southern cornbread recipe is quite simple and only requires a few staple ingredients. It’s rich and buttery, has a tender crumb but is crisp and browned on the edges. This is the cornbread recipe you’ve been searching for! This southern cornbread recipe is easy to make. It only takes about 30 or 40 minutes to make from start to finish, and most of that time is hands-off! Just mix your ingredients together and then add to a pan or skillet and bake!