Quick and Easy Corn Casserole

Quick and Easy Corn Casserole is comfort food in every bite. It’s simple to make with only a few ingredients – canned corn, butter, sour cream, Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix, diced jalapeno (optional), and shredded cheese. Perfect for BBQs, tailgating, family gatherings, and holidays. 

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Why You Should Make This Recipe

Corn Casserole with Jiffy (also called Corn Pudding) is one dish that always seems to disappear fast.

Easy– This side dish only takes minutes to prep. 

Delicious– My family loves corn- creamed corn, corn salad, grilled corn, and this corn casserole.

Great Side Dish– This side dish is perfect for Thanksgiving and Christmas, cookouts, and weeknight meals. It is requested often and always comes out as a winner. 

No-Fail Dish– Everything bakes in one dish and compliments any meal.


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Whole Kernel Corn and Creamed Corn: The texture and sweetness of the corn makes this dish delicious.

Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix– just one small box makes this dish super easy.

Butter– makes everything better

sour cream-add creaminess to this dish

jalapeno– a little spice is always nice. Not a fan? Leave it out.

Cheddar Cheese– Use cheddar or your favorite

How to Make This Corn Casserole Recipe

See the recipe card at the bottom for complete details on making this corn casserole with Jiffy Mix.

  1. Combine all ingredients in a bowl.
  2. Spread in a casserole dish.
  3. Top with cheese.
  4. Bake.

Expert Tips and Variations

  • If you don’t like the spice, leave the jalapeno out of the recipe.
  • Substitute bell pepper for jalapeno pepper.
  • Swap out the cheddar cheese for your favorite cheese. For example, pepper Jack or Colby Jack would be excellent choices.
  • Add some diced onion to the mix.
  • Add some cooked and crumbled bacon.
  • It is important to drain your whole kernel corn completely. Remove as much liquid as possible.
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Storage Tips

Store any leftovers in an air-tight container in the refrigerator. The corn casserole will last for 3-4 days.

Recipe FAQs

Yes, corn casserole with Jiffy mix is moist and a little mushy. It has a pudding-like consistency.

Make sure you drain your cans of whole corn. These need to be drained well and as much of the liquid removed before adding to the mixture.

This casserole does not require you to cover it while it bakes. 

Other Dishes to Serve with Jiffy Corn Casserole

This corn casserole is a delicious dish and pairs nicely with fried pork chops, meatloaf, grilled chicken, or Thanksgiving turkey. 

Corn Casserole is a great side dish to serve during the holidays. It goes great with sliced turkey. Check out How to Cook a Turkey for a moist and delicious turkey every time.

Other Corn Dishes I Should Try:

Mexican Corn Salad

Grilled Corn on the Cob

Crock Pot Creamed Corn

Honey Butter Skillet Corn

Crock Pot Corn on the Cob

A few Delicious Desserts

No-Bake Pumpkin Pie

Chocolate Cobbler

Sweet Potato Pie

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Quick and Easy Corn Casserole

Gina Abernathy
Quick and Easy Corn Casserole is comfort food in every bite. It's simple to make with only a few ingredients. Perfect for holidays, BBQ's, tailgating, and family dinners.
5 from 21 votes
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 45 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 8 servings


  • 2 (15 oz. cans) Whole Kernel Corn drained
  • 1 (15 oz. can) Creamed Style Corn
  • 1 (8.5 oz.) box Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix
  • ½ cup butter melted
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 jalapeno (optional) seeded and chopped
  • 1 cup cheddar cheese shredded


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 2-quart casserole dish with nonstick baking spray. Set aside.
  • Mix all ingredients (except cheese) in a large bowl until combined. Spread into the prepared casserole dish. Top with shredded cheese.
  • Bake for 45-50 minutes or until golden brown.
Keyword Quick and Easy Corn Casserole


  1. 5 stars
    This was an excellent side dish alongside dinner tonight. It was easy to make, and so tasty. Definitely will be making again!

  2. 5 stars
    Corn casserole is one thing we can never go without during Thanksgiving or Christmas. It’s definitely a family favorite!

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