Spicy Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins

Spicy Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins

If you’re in the mood for a mouthwatering treat that combines the savory goodness of cornbread with a spicy kick, our Spicy Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins are the perfect choice. These delightful muffins strike the perfect balance between sweetness and heat, making them a hit at parties, picnics, or just as a cozy snack at home.

With a handful of simple ingredients and a little bit of kitchen magic, you can whip up a batch of these muffins that will have everyone asking for seconds.


  • 1 cup cornmeal
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup pickled jalapeno slices, chopped


  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C) and line a muffin tin with paper liners.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the cornmeal, flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
  3. In a separate bowl, whisk together the buttermilk, vegetable oil, and eggs.
  4. Pour the wet ingredients into the dry ingredients and stir until just combined.
  5. Stir in the shredded cheddar cheese and chopped jalapeno slices.
  6. Fill each muffin cup with the batter, about two-thirds full.
  7. Bake in the preheated oven for 18-20 minutes, or until the muffins are golden brown and a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  8. Allow the muffins to cool for a few minutes in the tin before transferring them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 12 muffins

These Spicy Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins are a delightful combination of sweet and spicy flavors. The cornmeal gives them a slightly crunchy texture, while the pickled jalapenos add a zesty kick. Whether served as a side dish with chili or enjoyed on their own, these muffins are sure to be a hit.

Nutrition Facts (Per Serving): Calories: 190 | Fat: 9g | Carbohydrates: 21g | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 5g | Protein: 5g

Our Spicy Jalapeno Cornbread Muffins are not only delicious but also incredibly easy to make. So, the next time you’re craving a tasty treat with a little heat, give this recipe a try. Your taste buds will thank you!

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