The Sweet, Buttery Stuff: Bermuda Johnny Bread

Author  Edited from News Americas

This recipe is mostly known in Bermuda as Bermuda Johnny bread. It is simple and easy to make. Here’s how you make it:

Bermuda Johnny “Bermuda Johnny breadIngredients

1⁄4 cup sugar

1 1⁄2 cups flour

1⁄4 teaspoon salt

2 teaspoons baking powder

1 egg

1⁄2 cup milk

2 tablespoons butter


Mix together sugar, flour, salt and baking powder. Add egg and milk and mix to a consistent batter.

Melt butter in a frying pan. Spoon a third of the batter into the pan. Fry on low heat until brown. Turn and brown the other side. Repeat twice with the remaining batter.

Split bread in half and serve with plenty of butter and jam.