Recipe by Barb G.
We really like spoon bread. Good with fish. This recipe comes from Mastercook. The recipe was given to them by the Actor who played Festus in the old" Gunsmoke" TV series.
Top Review by loliver449
I've been looking for this recipe for about 15 years. Was one of my favorite for barbeques and fish fries. It was in old lost cookbook and was called mexican spoonbread. Great flavor and texture. Good leftover and even cold. Thank you Festus. Miss you and have dicovered even more of your great recipes
- 1 (1 lb) can cream-style corn
- 3⁄4 cup milk
- 1⁄3 cup shortening
- 2 eggs, slightly beaten
- 1 cup cornmeal
- 1⁄2 teaspoon baking soda
- 1 teaspoon baking powder
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 (4 ounce) candiced green chilies, drained
- 1 1⁄2 cups shredded cheddar cheese