Ukrainian Nachynka (Cornmeal Dressing)

READY IN: 1hr 20mins
Recipe by Olha7397

Here is a tasty cornmeal dressing or spoon bread baked in the oven.

Top Review by dianabanana

This is very similar to what my grandmother (baba) used to make for Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter. She also had a version with bacon, but I prefer it without. Thanks for posting this. It was easy to make and very tasty, bringing back some great childhood memories!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Saute chopped onion in butter.
  2. Do not brown.
  3. Turn heat to low.
  4. Add cornmeal to butter and mix well.
  5. Add the sugar, salt and warm milk.
  6. Stir slowly until the cornmeal begins to thicken.
  7. Remove from heat.
  8. Add the eggs and baking powder.
  9. Mix well.
  10. Pour into a greased 3-quart casserole.
  11. Bake at 325 degrees F.
  12. for 1 hour.

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