Grilled corn cornbread Thursday, Feb 14 2013 

Calories: 177
Makes 8-12 servings
Total time: 30 minutes

1 ear fresh corn, coated with nonstick spray
1 cup yellow cornmeal
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 Tbsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. kosher salt
3/4 cup buttermilk
1/8 cup olive oil
1/4 cup honey
2 eggs

Preheat grill to medium-high. Preheat oven to 4OO”

Grill corn, covered, until sides are slightly blackened, 7-8 minutes.

Remove corn from the grill. Once corn is cool enough to handle, cut kernels from cob (you should have about 3/a cup kernels); set aside.

Coat a 9×13-inch baking sheet or dish with nonstick spray.

Whisk together cornmeal, flour, baking powder, and salt in a bowl.

Combine butterrmilk, oil, honey, eggs in a separate bowl. Stir liquid mixture and corn kernels into dry ingredients just until blended. Pour batter Into prepared dish; bake until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, about 15 minutes.

Per 1/12 pan: 177 cal, 7g total fat (1g sat, 5g mono, 1g poly), 31mg chol, 232mg sodium, 25g carb (1g fiber, 7g total sugars), 4g protein, 1mg iron, 91mg calcium

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Zucchini Romano Muffins Tuesday, Feb 12 2013 

2 1/2 cups flour
1/2 cup freshly grated Pecorino Romano cheese, plus more for topping
1 Tbsp. sugar
2 tsp. baking powder
1 tsp. baking soda
1-2 tsp. coarsely ground black pepper
1/4 tsp. salt
1 cup milk
1 cup tightly packed coarsely shredded zucchini
1/4 cup olive oil
2 large eggs

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Lightly butter 12 muffin cups (coat with nonstick cooking spray or use muffin liners)

Combine flour, cheese, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, pepper and salt in large bowl until well blended. In separate bowl, whisk together milk, zucchini, oil and eggs. Add to the dry ingredients all at once and fold together just until evenly moistened. Don’t overmix.

Divide batter evenly into muffin cups. Sprinkle each muffin with a little cheese, if desired.

Bake 22-25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the centers comes out clean. Cool beforeremoving from pan. Makes 12 medium muffins.

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