Instructables

Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread

Picture of Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread
I'm from southern Louisiana so I grew up on a staple in the Cajun community: cornbread.  Here's a good recipe I found for Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread.  If I made it again, I would probably double the amount of cheese that this recipe calls for.  I hope you enjoy!
 
 
Remove these adsRemove these ads by Signing Up

Step 1: What You'll Need:

Picture of What You'll Need:
1 (8.25 ounce) can cream-style corn
1 cup yellow cornmeal
3/4 cup buttermilk
1/2 cup olive oil
3 ounces shredded Cheddar cheese (I recommend doubling this amount)
3 eggs
2 jalapeno peppers, minced
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
2 tablespoons butter

Step 2: Everyone In The Pool!

Picture of Everyone In The Pool!
Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.  Mix cream-style corn, cornmeal, buttermilk, corn oil, Cheddar cheese, eggs, jalapeno peppers, salt, and baking soda in a large mixing bowl.

Step 3: Bread Batter Into a Pan

Picture of Bread Batter Into a Pan
Put butter into a 9-inch square baking dish.  Melt butter in preheated oven, 2 to 3 minutes.  Pour corn bread batter into the baking dish over melted butter.

Step 4: You're Almost Done!

Picture of You're Almost Done!
Bake in preheated oven until golden brown, about 35 minutes.  Remove from oven, let cool for 10 minutes, cut and serve. Enjoy!  I served with Faux Fettuccine Alfredo.  I know it's a random pairing, but it was still fantastic!


babybayrs3 months ago
Made this last week. It looked very good. It tasted okay. If I'm going to make it again, I will use at most 3 ounces cheese, use fresh corn instead of creamy style canned corn, omit the butter and reduce the oil to 1/4 cup to see if it'll be less cheesy fattening but more corn flavored. I liked the jalapeno and degreased bacon (in some comments) idea of this recipe .
darkdragon1 year ago
This looks great, I'm not too keen on jalapeno, so I'm going to substitute it with garlic. Thank you for the great recipe.
Pro

Get More Out of Instructables

Already have an Account?

close

PDF Downloads
As a Pro member, you will gain access to download any Instructable in the PDF format. You also have the ability to customize your PDF download.

Upgrade to Pro today!