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  • There’s More Than One Way to Make ‘Authentic’ Cornbread

    There’s More Than One Way to Make ‘Authentic’ Cornbread

    Few dishes are as political and polarising as cornbread. If you think the pineapple on pizza debate is heated, whoo boy, ask someone from the American South if cornbread should be sweet or savoury. Much like the great Sugar in Grits debate, the topic of cornbread often elicits a visceral reaction, especially among Black people.