Cornbread-Topped Chili-in-a-Jar Recipe

It’s tailgate time and this easy-to-assemble hearty meal on-the-go is a total game changer.

Chili and Cheese in Mason Jars

Chili & Cornbread Mason Jar

It's tailgate time and this easy to assemble Chili & Cornbread Mason Jar is a total game changer.

Photo by: Flynnside Out Productions

Flynnside Out Productions

Related To:

Ingredients:

12 cornbread muffins made from prepackaged cornbread mix
6 cups of your favorite chili recipe
1 cup sour cream
3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
1 bunch green onions, sliced

Yield: Makes 6

Instructions:

Prepare Cornbread Muffins

Prepare cornbread muffins, then using a knife, slice each muffin in half.

Layer Ingredients

Place cornbread in the bottom of the jar (Image 1), then add 1/2 cup chili (Image 2), and 1/4 cup shredded cheese (Image 3). Repeat until layers are about 1 inch below the rim of jar.

Top Off and Garnish

Top off layers with 2 tablespoons of sour cream (Image 1) and garnish with sliced green onion (Image 2).

Finishing Touch

To keep this meal totally mobile, tie on a spoon using pretty twine.

Next Up

Hot White Russian With Salted Caramel Cocktail Recipe

With its rich flavor and kick of caffeine, this hand-warming version of the classic White Russian cocktail is a great adult alternative to hot chocolate.

Blood Orange Hot Toddy Cocktail Recipe

Swap out the lemon in your standard hot toddy with the sweet raspberry citrus flavor of seasonal blood orange for a delicious variation on the classic cocktail.

Warm Old-Fashioned Cocktail Recipe

Perfect for relaxing on a cold winter night, this drink will warm up the evening with a hot version of the classic cocktail.

Hot-Buttered Bourbon Cocktail Recipe

For a comforting and yummy twist on classic hot buttered rum, try this bourbon cocktail to keep you warm all winter. It’s a cozy drink that's perfect for chilly winter nights.

Amazing Deviled Eggs

Having a good deviled eggs recipe in your arsenal will make your party contributions as easy and fun as eating all that delicious party food.

Blackened Tuna Bites Recipe

Crisp cucumber slices take the place of crackers in this sushi-inspired, bite-sized party appetizer recipe.

Parmesan Cheddar Chive Biscuits Recipe

Fresh chives and both Cheddar and Parmesan cheese give these soft, flaky biscuits a savory bite your guests will love.

Savory Cheddar Cheese Bacon and Onion Scones

Wow your brunch guests with this gotta-try grill recipe.

One Secret Ingredient Makes These Elegant Smoked Salmon Cups a Breeze

Like a latke in a cup, this recipe look impressive but is a breeze to make. 

Make This So-Much-Better-Than-Basic Baked Oatmeal

Oatmeal never had it so good. Bananas and hazelnuts take boring oatmeal from mundane to marvelous.

More from:

Thanksgiving Ideas

On TV

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.

Luxury Home Giveaways

HGTV Smart Home

A sophisticated Southwestern home in Santa Fe, New Mexico

HGTV Dream Home

A modern mountain getaway in Morrison, Colorado

HGTV Urban Oasis

A Southern-inspired escape in Louisville, Kentucky