Easy Corn Pudding Recipe from America’s Test Kitchen

Savory corn pudding recipe cook’s country

This creamy corn

pudding dish is creamy and full of sweet corn flavors and is made with simple, all-natural ingredients. Serve as part of a Thanksgiving meal or along with any roasted bird for a tasty side dish that’s sweet and savory.

Scoop pf corn pudding on a spoon.

This America’s Test Kitchen corn pudding recipe is sure to surprise your guests with a fresh twist on the traditional holiday dish. They abandoned the mixed box of sweet corn muffins (think Jiffy Cornbread) and canned corn and created a delicious, less processed alternative.

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  • Corn draining into a collander.

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1 pound frozen corn 3/4 cup

  • heavy
  • cream 1/2 cup

  • all-purpose
  • flour 1/3 cup

  • cornmeal
  • 1
  • /4 cup

  • granulated sugar
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons salt 1

  • /4 teaspoon
  • baking soda 1

  • cup sour cream
  • 6 tablespoons melted unsalted butter
  • 1 large lightly beaten
  • egg

  • Blender equipment or food processor
  • 8-inch baking dish


How to make pudding

Start by preheating your oven to 400 degrees. Spray an 8-inch square baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Combine corn and 1/4 cup of water in a microwave-safe container. Cover and microwave until corn is tender, about 7 minutes. Drain the corn in a strainer.

Then, combine the heavy cream and 1 1/2 cups of corn in a blender and process until a thick puree is formed, about 30 seconds.

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Corn and heavy cream mixed in a blender

.” />Beat flour, corn flour, sugar,

salt, and baking soda

in a large bowl.

Flour, sugar, and cornmeal in a bowl with a whisk.

Whisk the sour cream, melted butter, egg, mashed corn mixture, and remaining corn together in a separate bowl. Beat the sour cream mixture in the flour mixture until combined. Transfer the dough to the prepared baking dish.

Bake the corn pudding casserole until the edges of the pudding are lightly browned and the top is slightly inflated, about 35 minutes. Let cool on a rack for 10 minutes. Serve hot.

Corn pudding in a white baking dish.


If you like side dishes, be sure to check out our recipes for fried corn, macaroni and cheese, Mexican street corn salad, and hashbrown casserole.

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