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Cheesy Corn

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"If you've ever been to Kansas City BBQ restaurant, you've probably had the cheesy corn. It's awesome. Kids and adults both love it."

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Original recipe makes 10 to 15 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    5 mins
  • COOK

    55 mins

    1 hr


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium high heat until evenly brown. Drain and crumble.
  3. In a 9x13 inch casserole dish combine bacon, creamed corn, whole kernel corn, butter and processed cheese; mix well.
  4. Bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes; stir. Bake another 20 minutes, or until heated through and set.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Dec 26, 2004

If I had one piece of advice about this recipes it's this: OMIT THE BUTTER. I put all the ingredients in a pan (and included an egg per the advice from a previous review.), and when I went to add the butter, I went with my gut instinct to leave it out. This turned out delicious, very creamy, not soupy. The bacon adds a great flavor. Think I'll garnish with scallions next time. Great recipe!

Most Helpful Critical Review
Dec 19, 2003

I don't know if I used the wrong ingredients, but this did not turn out very well. It calls for way too much butter, leaving a pool on top. I used velvetta cheese for the processed cheese and that was a mistake. It turned out tasting salty and greasy. I was really looking forward to this and it was a disappoinment.


19 Ratings

Jul 24, 2003

My family loves this recipe. I added a couple of eggs to mine to bind things together, and also used the new pre-cooked bacon so it was really quick to put together.

Nov 11, 2007

This was OK. I didn't add the butter and used cheddar cheese. My kids normally eat corn but they didn't care for this.

May 21, 2008

Amazing!! I followed some of the other advice and used half as much butter, it is still a little too much in my opinion and I may take it down further in the future.

Sep 24, 2007

Really yummy - used about 2 1/2 cups of fresh sweet corn and 2 tbsp butter. Reminds me of one of my favorite KC BBQ places!

Mar 21, 2005

I wouldn't have believed that you could go wrong with corn, cheese, bacon, and butter, but apparently it's possible. This thing turned out like giant vat of grease. I don't think I'll try it again even with modifications!

Jun 14, 2006

Oh, this is rich and good. I tried it at Thanksgiving a few years ago, and everyone raved about it. Makes a huge batch, though. . . we had lots of leftovers.


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  • Calories
  • 315 kcal
  • 16%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 11.9 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol
  • 68 mg
  • 23%
  • Fat
  • 27.3 g
  • 42%
  • Fiber
  • 1 g
  • 4%
  • Protein
  • 8 g
  • 16%
  • Sodium
  • 705 mg
  • 28%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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