Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 45 mins

I got this recipe from my brother's friend, Lavon, who lives in Alabama. She's like me (an old fashioned cook).

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 cups self-rising cornmeal mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 12 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 3 jalapeno peppers (chopped wear gloves or buy the ones already chopped in a jar and guess at 3)
  • 1 (15 ounce) can cream-style corn
  • 1 cup grated cheese
  • 1 medium onion (chopped)


  1. Mix all ingredients together.
  2. Pour into greased baking pan.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees for 45 minutes or till done.


Most Helpful

I love Mexican cornbread and this recipe is great. The whole family loved it. Thanks for posting.

carolinafan April 03, 2007

We loved this recipe. I have always had problems with getting my mexican cornbread to get done in the middle, but this cooked up beautifully. Thanks for the great recipe. Now I have found one that will work for me!!!!

Jellyqueen November 20, 2005

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