About Jalapeno Cheese Fingers Recipe: A delicious, cheesy snack recipe by Time Machine restaurant, Noida. Cheddar cheese and jalapeno mixed in a buttery batter of cornmeal, buttermilk, salt and sugar! Baked to perfection with corn and served warm. This is just the right snack recipe for a movie night with friends and family!
Ingredients of Jalapeno Cheese Fingers
1 Cup Yellow cornmeal
1 tsp Sugar
1/2 tsp Baking soda
1/2 tsp Salt
1 Cup Buttermilk (well-shaken)
1/4 pound Cheddar (extra sharp), grated
1/4 Cup Scallion (white and pale green parts only), finely chopped
(Each with 7 (5- by 1 1/2-inch) molds*, or a well-seasoned 9-inch cast-iron skillet)
How to Make Jalapeno Cheese Fingers
1.Put oven rack in middle position and preheat oven to 218°C. Heat corn-stick pans in oven 10 minutes.
2.Whisk together cornmeal, sugar, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl.
3.Whisk together buttermilk and egg in another bowl, then add to cornmeal mixture along with cheddar, scallion, jalapeños (to taste), and 2 tablespoons butter, stirring until just combined.
4.Remove pans from oven and divide remaining 2 tablespoons butter among molds. Quickly divide batter among molds (about 3 tablespoons each)and bake until tops are golden and a wooden pick or skewer comes out clean, 12 to 15 minutes (15 to 20 minutes if using skillet).
5.Cool corn sticks in pans on a rack 3 to 5 minutes before removing from molds. Serve warm.
Key Ingredients: Yellow cornmeal, Sugar, Baking soda, Salt, Buttermilk (well-shaken), Egg, Cheddar (extra sharp), Scallion (white and pale green parts only), Pickled jalapenos (drained), Unsalted butter,