Spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread

Spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread

If you’re craving a delightful combination of heat and comfort, our Spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread is the perfect recipe for you. Imagine the aroma of freshly baked cornbread wafting through your kitchen, enticing even the pickiest of eaters.


  • 1 cup cornmeal
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 cup diced jalapeno peppers
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 2 large eggs


  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and grease a 9×9-inch baking pan.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk together the cornmeal, flour, baking powder, and salt.
  3. Stir in the shredded cheddar cheese and diced jalapeno peppers.
  4. In a separate bowl, mix the buttermilk, melted butter, honey, and eggs until well combined.
  5. Combine the wet and dry ingredients, mixing until just incorporated.
  6. Pour the batter into the prepared baking pan, spreading it evenly.
  7. Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until the cornbread is golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  8. Allow the cornbread to cool for a few minutes before slicing and serving.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yields: 9 servings

Our Spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread is a mouthwatering blend of savory cheddar, fiery jalapenos, and the comforting goodness of homemade cornbread. The cheesy richness melds perfectly with the spicy kick, creating a symphony of flavors that will leave you craving for more. Serve it warm as a side to your favorite chili or barbecue dishes, or enjoy it on its own as a delectable snack. With a prep time of just 15 minutes, this cornbread recipe is a quick and easy way to elevate any meal.

Nutrition information: Calories: 240 | Total Fat: 12g | Cholesterol: 65mg | Sodium: 480mg | Total Carbohydrates: 27g | Dietary Fiber: 2g | Sugars: 8g | Protein: 6g

After indulging in a slice of this Spicy Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread, you’ll be amazed at how such simple ingredients can create such a sensational explosion of flavors. Whether you’re hosting a gathering or simply treating yourself, this cornbread is sure to be the star of the show, disappearing as quickly as it’s served.

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