Chili vs. Cornbread Bake

Chili vs. Cornbread Bake

Prep:
10 mins
Cooking:
30 mins
Level:
Easy
Yields:
12 servings

This Chili vs. Cornbread Bake is a unique two-in-one dish that is perfect for group entertaining and would be perfect for fans watching games! Tender golden cornbread with jalapeños blended in meets a Mexican-inspired chili. This is a fun new way to enjoy two favorite recipes in one dish.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. lean ground beef
  • 1 packet (1.4 oz.) taco or chili seasoning mix
  • 2 cans (8 oz. each) tomato sauce
  • 1 can (15 1/4 oz.) no-salt added whole-kernel corn, drained
  • 1 can (15 oz.) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 can (12 fl. oz.) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk, divided
  • 2 boxes (8.5 oz. each) dry corn muffin mix
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 can (4 oz.) diced green chilies, undrained
  • 1 1/2 cups (6 oz.) shredded cheddar cheese, divided

Directions

PREHEAT oven to 400° F. Grease 13 x 9-inch baking dish.

COOK beef in large skillet over medium-high heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in chili seasoning, tomato sauce, corn, beans and 3/4 cup evaporated milk. Bring to a boil, reduce heat. Simmer for 5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Pour mixture into prepared baking dish.

COMBINE corn muffin mix, remaining evaporated milk, eggs, chilies and 1 cup shredded cheese in medium bowl; stir until just moistened. Spread mixture over meat filling. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.

BAKE for 15 to 20 minutes or until lightly browned. Let stand for 10 minutes before serving.

Serving suggestion: Serve along with chopped avocado, sour cream and salsa.

Baker's Comments

Nutritional Information

  • Serving Size
    1/12 servings of recipe
  • Calories 240
  • Calories from Fat 90

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

% Daily Value *

  • Total Fat 10g 15%
  • Saturated Fat 5g 26%
  • Cholesterol 60mg 20%
  • Sodium 700mg 29%
  • Carbohydrates 28g 9%
  • Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
  • Sugars 8g
  • Protein 12g
  • Vitamin A 4%
  • Vitamin C 4%
  • Calcium 15%
  • Iron 10%

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