Little Texas Cornbread
Total TimePrep: 10 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 1 cup cornmeal
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 tablespoon baking powder
- 2 large eggs
- 1 can (8-1/4 ounces) cream-style corn
- 1 cup sour cream
- 1/2 cup vegetable oil
- 1 can (4 ounces) chopped green chilies, drained
- In a large bowl, combine the cornmeal, cheese and baking powder. In another bowl, combine the eggs, corn, sour cream, oil and chilies. Stir into dry ingredients just until moistened.
- Pour into a greased 8-in. square baking pan. Bake at 400° for 30-35 minutes or until a toothpick comes out clean. Serve warm. Refrigerate leftovers.
Editor's NoteThis recipe does not use flour.
Nutrition Facts1 piece: 337 calories, 24g fat (9g saturated fat), 88mg cholesterol, 408mg sodium, 21g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 2g fiber), 8g protein.
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Jan 7, 2018
This was really good served with Braised Short Ribs from the same issue.
Feb 26, 2015
I made this cornbread today and it was delicious. I followed the recipe but I did use extra sharp cheese for a nice cheesy flavor. I do not recommend the toothpick test as it tested done at 25 minutes and even though I was leery, I went ahead and took it out. It definitely needs to cook at least 30 or even 25 minutes. It should be starting to brown on top. Mine could have cooked a little longer but it was delicious.The very center was a little mushy. I will definitely make this again. I recommend this recipe as a Volunteer Field Editor for Taste of Home.
Oct 19, 2012
This is really good!! Moist, rich and delicious. The perfect accompaniment to soup or chili.
Apr 12, 2011
My family really liked this corn bread. I served it with chili which was already spicy enough for me so I eliminated the green chilies in the corn bread and add 2 tablespoons of sugar. Yum.
Oct 25, 2008
My first pot of chili called for a test of this cornbread today. I thought it was very good..spicy, just the way I like my chili too. I served it while it was still quite warm so it was rather soft yet and didn't hold it's shape, but now that it has cooled down it is fine.