Chile Cheese Cornbread

Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 35 mins

A tasty, zesty Mexican-style cornbread.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Thaw the corn.
  2. Preheat oven to 375 degrees and butter a 9-inch cast-iron skillet.
  3. Cut cheese into slices about 1/4 inch thick.
  4. Slice the peppers.
  5. Combine cornmeal, baking powder and salt.
  6. Stir in corn.
  7. Melt the butter.
  8. Mix together eggs, sour cream and melted butter.
  9. Pour mixture into cornmeal mixture and stir until combined but still bumpy.
  10. Pour half of the batter into the prepared skillet.
  11. Cover with the cheese and peppers.
  12. Pour in the remaining batter and bake until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean, about 30-40 minutes.
  13. Serve warm from the skillet.


Most Helpful

Very tasty. I made some changes to make it more fat free. I used soy cheddar cheese. Instead of butter I used 1 packet of butterbuds. I used 2 eggwhites and 1 egg I used fat free sour cream. My husband(the cornbread gourmet) liked it.

elandlh August 21, 2003

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