Brush a 9 x 5 loaf pan or a 9" springform pan with butter, sprinkle with flour and tap out the excess. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Set a rack in the middle of the oven.
Sift together the flour, corn meal, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Set aside.
Using a stand mixer or hand held beaters, cream the butter, honey and sugar for 3 minutes. Add the beaten egg very slowly to incorporate. Stop and scrape the bowl a few times. Set the speed on low and mix in half the flour mixture till blended. Stop and s
Spread the batter evenly in the prepared pan. Bake for about 55 minutes for the loaf pan, about 45 for the springform, or until a wire cake tester pressed in the center comes out clean. Cool on a rack, run an offset spatula around the inside edges of the