Jalapeño Corn Side Dish

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Lisa Foote

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@LisaFoote

This is a favorite at all of our family gatherings- even Thanksgiving! It's creamy and delicious. You can increase or decrease the jalapeño to your desired heat level.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
25 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 2 can(s)
    mexi-corn, drained ( corn and peppers mixed)
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, room temp
  • 2 Tbsp
    margarine or butter
  • 1/4 c
    milk
  • 1 can(s)
    diced mild green chilies, 4 oz can, undrained
  • 1/2 tsp
    garlic powder or one clove chopped
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1-2 Tbsp
    diced jalapeño, fresh or from the can
  • 1/2 c
    cheddar cheese, shredded

How to Make Jalapeño Corn Side Dish

Step-by-Step

  1. Grease an 8X8 pan or casserole dish. Preheat overn to 350 degrees. Drain corn. In saucepan or microwave safe bowl, melt butter. Mix room temperature cream cheese with butter until well blended.
  2. Add all other ingredients and stir well.
  3. Bake at 350 for 25- 30 minutes until bubbly.
  4. NOTE: If using fresh jalapeño, use plastic cooking gloves to protect your hands when cleaning out the seeds and chopping it. The oil from the jalapeño can be very irritating to skin.

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About Jalapeño Corn Side Dish

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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