Mexicali Spoon Bread

Mexicali Spoon Bread

This flavorful spoon bread is similar to a cornmeal pudding.

25 min.prep time 1:15total time
8 servings
000 Ratings

Ingredients

2 cups milk
1 cup yellow cornmeal
2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 (11-ounce) can whole kernel corn with red and green peppers, drained
1 tablespoon chopped jalapeño chile pepper

Directions

Heat oven to 350°F. Combine 1 1/2 cups milk and cornmeal in 3-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until all milk is absorbed and mixture is thickened (5 to 7 minutes).

Remove from heat. Add butter, baking powder and salt; mix well. Beat in remaining milk and egg yolks with wire whisk until smooth. Stir in corn and jalapeño chile.

Beat egg whites in small bowl at high speed, scraping bowl often, until stiff peaks form. Gently stir into cornmeal mixture until no lumps remain.

Carefully pour mixture into 2-quart greased casserole dish. Bake for 50 to 55 minutes or until golden brown and top springs back when touched lightly in center.

Recipe Tip

- Substitute gluten-free baking powder when making this recipe gluten-free.

- Learn about gluten-free baking.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 180

Fat: 6g

Cholesterol: 90mg

Sodium: 430mg

Carbohydrates: 24g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 7g

Recipe #10108©1998Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Comment On This Recipe

Please correct the item(s) in red below:
0 Please select a rating

Email address will not be published

Or
Please note, all submissions are screened for content deemed appropriate by Land O'Lakes. Comments are published within 3 business days.
Submit
Thank you, your comment has been submitted for approval

Message:

Your friend thought you might be interested in Mexicali Spoon Bread

Latest Blog

Chocolate Cake… it’s not just for breakfast anymore
August 29, 2014 by Alex

I admit it: I let my kids have chocolate cake for breakfast this week. Some of you are probably shocked and questioning whether I am fit to be a mom. However, I know there are a handful of “my people” who are saying, “See, I knew we could do this!” More ...

The Simple Rewards® Club is your personal online resource for exclusive offers and information. It’s also our way of saying “thank you” for trusting Land O’Lakes and inviting us into your home. Membership is free, so sign up today.

FREE Sign Up Includes:
  • Our Measuring Cup® Newsletter Preview »
  • Money-Saving and Exclusive Offers
  • Online Recipe Box

Already a Member? Sign In.

FPO IMAGE

YES. Send me the Measuring Cup® Newsletter.
Cancel and Go Back

Forgot Your Password?

Please correct the items(s) in red below

    We'll email instructions to the address you used to register.

    Reset My Password Cancel and Go Back

    Confirmation Email Sent

    We've sent a confirmation email to the address associated with your account. Check your email and follow the link within 3 hours in order to complete the password reset process.

    Close

    Welcome Back!

    If you are already a member, please sign in.

    Not a Simple Rewards Member? Join Now. Forgot Your Password?

    Check Your Email

    Look for an email soon with instructions to reset your password.

    If you did not receive the email, please check your email junk folder (just in case) or contact us.

    Hi, I'm Becky. I'm eager to share my best ideas and favorite recipes from my 20+ years in the Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen. I'm also excited to help with any questions you have about cooking and baking with Land O Lakes® products. Some of the questions and answers will be published in our newsletter, The Measuring Cup®. Please use the short form below to ask your questions, or share your tip or memory.


    Please correct the item(s) in red below

    *These fields are required
    Submit

    Thanks.

    Your question has been submitted.



    Close Window

    Email: