Jalapeno and Bacon Cornbread Muffins

Recipe by ellie_
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READY IN: 50mins
YIELD: 12 muffins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 425-degrees F.
  • Fry bacon in a skillet over medium heat until crisp (10-15 minutes).
  • Transfer bacon to paper towels to drain.
  • Crumble bacon and set aside.
  • Pour bacon fat into a bowl and set aside.
  • Melt Crisco and 2 tablespoons of the bacon fat together in the same skillet over medium heat.
  • Grease a muffin tin with remaining bacon grease and transfer to oven so muffin tin will be hot.
  • In a large bowl beat eggs.
  • Add bacon, onions, jalapenos, pickling juice, sugar, baking soda, salt, cumin and pepper and stir well to combine.
  • Add cornmeal and buttermilk and stir to combine.
  • Add the hot fat (from the skillet) and stir until combined.
  • Remove muffin tin from oven.
  • Pour batter into muffin tins.
  • Bake or 15-20 minutes or until done and toothpick comes clean.
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