Corn Casserole

Corn Casserole:

A comforting classic, corn casserole is a delightful union of wholesome ingredients that come together to create a dish that is both hearty and comforting. At its core lies sweet corn, the star ingredient that infuses the casserole with its golden hue and naturally sweet flavor. Each kernel bursts with freshness, adding a vibrant pop of color and texture to the dish.

But the allure of corn casserole extends far beyond its namesake ingredient. It is a symphony of flavors and textures, with each component playing a crucial role in the dish’s overall appeal. Creamy and rich, the casserole base binds everything together, providing a velvety backdrop against which the other ingredients shine. Eggs lend their richness and help to create a light, fluffy texture, while cheese adds a savory depth that balances out the sweetness of the corn.

But perhaps the pièce de résistance of corn casserole is the golden crust that forms on top during baking. Made from a simple mixture of breadcrumbs or cornmeal, butter, and seasonings, this crispy topping adds a satisfying crunch that contrasts beautifully with the creamy interior. With each spoonful, you experience a symphony of flavors and textures, from the creamy center to the crisp, golden edges.

Corn casserole is more than just a side dish; it is a comforting embrace on a cold winter’s night, a taste of nostalgia that transports you back to simpler times. Whether served as part of a holiday feast or enjoyed as a comforting weeknight dinner, corn casserole has a way of bringing people together and warming the soul with its hearty goodness. It is a dish that is as beloved as it is versatile, capable of complementing a wide range of main courses or standing proudly on its own as a satisfying meal.


1 can of drained corn, 15 ounces
1 can of cream-style corn, ~15 ounces
1 cup sour cream
8 ounces of Jiffy corn muffin mix
6 tablespoons melted salted butter
1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese


1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C).

2. In a mixing bowl, combine the drained corn, cream-style corn, Jiffy corn muffin mix, sour cream, and melted butter. Mix well until all ingredients are thoroughly combined.

3. Add 1 cup of shredded sharp cheddar cheese to the mixture and stir until it’s evenly distributed.

4. Pour the mixture into a greased 9×13-inch baking dish or casserole dish.

5. Bake in the preheated oven for 60-70 minutes or until the casserole is set, and the top is golden brown.

Remove from the oven and let it cool for a few minutes before serving. Enjoy your delicious Corn Casserole!

Serve this delicious corn casserole warm, straight from the oven. It can be cut into squares or scooped onto plates for a comforting and satisfying side dish. The creamy texture combined with the flavorful corn and cheesy goodness will win the hearts of everyone who tastes it. The versatile nature of this dish makes it a crowd-pleaser, suitable for casual dinner parties, potlucks, or even as a tasty leftover meal the next day.

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