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Jalapeno Cornbread


2010 Jalapeno Cornbread Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com

Jalapeno Cornbread

2010 Jalapeno Cornbread Photo by Carroll Pellegrinelli, licensed to About.com
Here's an excellent recipe for Jalapeno Cornbread. It's the perfect quick bread to serve with a bowl of hearty soup on a cold winter evening.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 35 minutes


  • 1 cup cornmeal (white or yellow)
  • 1 cup flour
  • 2-1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • ----
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1 large egg
  • 4 tablespoons butter, melted and cooled
  • ----
  • 1 to 2 jalapenos, washed, seeded and minced
  • 1 cup shredded cheese (cheddar, Romano, Swiss, your favorite*)


Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. In a large bowl, combine 1st set of ingredients. Set aside.

Grease 9x13 pan and place in oven.

In a medium bowl, combine second set of ingredients. Stir into dry ingredients until just mixed. Stir in jalapenos and cheese. Remove pan from oven and pour batter into heated pan. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes.

** I made mine with half white Vermont Cheddar and freshly grated Pecorino Romano cheese.
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