Cheesy Jalapeno Corn

Cheesy Jalapeno Corn

Jmama 2

"This casserole with corn, jalapenos, and cream cheese is similar to another one on this site, but much better. This side can go with any Mexican dish and many more. I even made it as part of our Thanksgiving dinner."


45 m servings 423 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 423 kcal
  • 21%
  • Fat:
  • 30.2 g
  • 46%
  • Carbs:
  • 35.4g
  • 11%
  • Protein:
  • 8.5 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 85 mg
  • 28%
  • Sodium:
  • 751 mg
  • 30%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Melt the butter and cream cheese in a saucepan over medium heat. Stir in the flour, milk, and jalapenos. Cook until the mixture reaches a pudding-like consistency.
  3. Pour the corn into a 2-quart casserole dish. Pour the cheese mixture over the corn. Cover with aluminum foil.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven 30 to 45 minutes.
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  1. 14 Ratings


I use less butter and just make a classic rue and then melt the cream cheese into that. Be careful taking this to family functions though, they will expect you to bring it every time!

Made this first time as stated and it was good, but needed a little tweaking. I have used both canned and frozen corn with good results. It was a little runny when made as written so I do add mo...

I cut the jalapenos in half, only because I have kids, and added one chopped red pepper that I'd sauteed in a little bit of the butter. I also used FF cream cheese. We liked this. Next time, I'd...

My boyfriend and I made this for Thanksgiving and it was a hit! Everyone was asking for seconds. We added some fried onion crisps and cheddar cheese and little extra flour to thicken it up. We ...

Next time I will reduce the amount of jalapenos! We were feeling hot, hot, hot from this one! Good flavor though. I used neufchatel cheese rather than cream cheese to cut down on the fat. Withou...

Didn't really care for this one. kind of runny and plain beside the spice from the jalpenos. will not make again .

This is SOOO good! I literally didn't change this recipe one bit and it was perfect. The hubby accidentally got fat free cream cheese and it was amazing, but I bet it would be heavenly with the ...

Really good flavor. It will become a family favorite!

I made this along with Black Bean Soup. I added some Southwestern Seasoning to the cream cheese mixture. Family loved it! Great dish to take to a potluck.