Ham and Cheese Cornbread

The Cheddar cheese can be replaced with Swiss or pepper jack cheese. You can either use chopped cooked ham or thinly sliced boiled ham.

Serves: 8Hands-on: 15 minutesTotal: 35 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 large yellow onion, peeled and chopped
  • 1 large clove garlic, peeled and minced
  • ¼ tsp. chili powder
  • 1 package (10-oz.) cornbread mix
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • ½ cup whole milk
  • ½ lb. cooked ham, diced
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray an 8" x 8" square baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Melt butter in a medium skillet over medium heat. Add onion, garlic, and chili powder and sauté until onion is transparent, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat, transfer to a large bowl, and cool slightly.
  • Add cornbread mix, egg, milk, ham, and cheese to onion mixture. Spread evenly over the bottom of the pan and top with ham.
  • Bake for 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean but cornbread is still moist.

Recipe Information

Serves: 8

Ingredients

  • 2 Tbsp. butter
  • 1 large yellow onion, peeled and chopped
  • 1 large clove garlic, peeled and minced
  • ¼ tsp. chili powder
  • 1 package (10-oz.) cornbread mix
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • ½ cup whole milk
  • ½ lb. cooked ham, diced
  • 1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

Directions

  • Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray an 8" x 8" square baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Melt butter in a medium skillet over medium heat. Add onion, garlic, and chili powder and sauté until onion is transparent, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat, transfer to a large bowl, and cool slightly.
  • Add cornbread mix, egg, milk, ham, and cheese to onion mixture. Spread evenly over the bottom of the pan and top with ham.
  • Bake for 20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean but cornbread is still moist.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information
Amount per serving
Calories290
Total Fat13g
Saturated Fat7g
Cholesterol60mg
Sodium650mg
Total Carbohydrate30g
Dietary Fiber1g
Sugars8g
Protein11g