Mexican Cornbread Recipe

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Mexican Cornbread

Jamie Ball

By
@cadesmom

I got this recipe from my daughter's grandmother. I don't serve it as often as I should, but it's a great companion to a bowl of chili.


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Ingredients

1 c
yellow corn meal
1 c
all purpose flour
2 Tbsp
sugar
4 tsp
baking powder
1/2 tsp
salt
1 c
milk
1 large
egg
1/4 c
vegetable oil
1 small
jalapeno pepper, seeded and diced
1/4 c
shredded cheddar cheese
1 can(s)
cream style corn
1 Tbsp
bacon grease

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
2
Combine cornmeal,flour,sugar,baking powder, and salt in a large mixing bowl.
3
Add milk, egg, and oil. Beat until mostly smooth.
4
Fold in pepper,cheese, bacon grease and corn.
5
Bake in a greased cast iron skillet until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean (approximately 25 minutes)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Savory Breads
Hashtag: #cornbread