spoon bread definition by Webster's New World
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Chiefly South a soft, light, moist bread made of cornmeal, eggs, milk, shortening, and, usually, baking powder, and served with a spoon
spoon bread definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Chiefly Southern U.S.
A soft light bread made with cornmeal, eggs, butter, and milk, baked in a bowl.