Cheesy Mexican Spoon Bread Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Cheesy Mexican Spoon Bread Recipe
  • READY IN 55 mins

Cheesy Mexican Spoon Bread

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"I grew up eating this with chili on cold Colorado nights! This is a great alternative for plain old cornbread as a side!"

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Original recipe makes 9 servings Change Servings

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Grease a 9x9-inch baking pan.
  3. Whisk together cornmeal, salt, and baking soda in a large bowl.
  4. Stir in milk and vegetable oil until well blended.
  5. Beat in egg and cream-style corn until well mixed.
  6. Pour half of the batter into the prepared pan, then sprinkle with half of the green chilies and half of the Monterey Jack cheese. Repeat the layers, ending with remaining cheese.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean, about 45 minutes.
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  • PREP 10 mins
  • COOK 45 mins
  • READY IN 55 mins
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Jul 26, 2012

I used yellow corn meal. I think I'd prefer the white finer ground version for a lighter end result. The flavor was good but the texture was a little heavy for my idea of spoon bread.

 
Jun 28, 2012

I really wanted to like this more than I did. Needs a little sugar and it has an odd texture. EDIT: Topped with sour cream and pico de gallo this is a solid 4 star recipe!

 

4 Ratings

Jan 24, 2014

Too much oil - tastes funny

 
Jan 14, 2014

OMG! I've tried this recipe before and absolutely loved it!!!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 266 kcal
  • 13%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 23.6 g
  • 8%
  • Cholesterol
  • 65 mg
  • 22%
  • Fat
  • 15.9 g
  • 24%
  • Fiber
  • 1.4 g
  • 6%
  • Protein
  • 8.8 g
  • 18%
  • Sodium
  • 753 mg
  • 30%

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

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