White Chicken Chili Recipe

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White Chicken Chili with Cheddar Hushpuppy Crust



  • 1 tablespoon Crisco® Pure Olive Oil
  • 1 cup finely chopped onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 medium green bell pepper, chopped
  • 1/2 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 tablespoon chili powder
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 1 (19 oz.) can cannellini beans (white kidney beans), drained
  • 2 cups chopped cooked chicken
  • 1 (14 oz.) can chicken broth
  • 1 (4.5 oz.) can mild green chiles, drained


  • 1 large egg
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 3 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1 (6 oz.) package Martha White® Cotton Country® Buttermilk Cornbread Mix
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped onion
  • 1 cup (4 oz.) shredded Cheddar cheese
  • Sour cream, salsa, chopped cilantro

Preparation Directions

  1. HEAT oven to 400°F. Heat oil over medium heat in 10 1/2-inch cast iron skillet. Add 1 cup onion, garlic, green pepper, cumin and chili powder; sauté about 3 to 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Add remaining filling ingredients; simmer about 10 minutes.
  2. BEAT egg in medium bowl. Add milk, butter and cornbread mix; mix well. Stir in 1/4 cup onion and cheese. Pour over chicken chili in skillet.
  3. BAKE 25 to 30 minutes or until cornbread is golden brown. Top with sour cream, salsa, and/or cilantro, if desired.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

Serving Size (1/6 of recipe), Calories 480 (Calories from Fat 210), Total Fat 23g (Saturated Fat 10g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 115mg, Sodium 1090mg, Total Carbohydrate 40g (Dietary Fiber 6g, Sugars 7g), Protein 29g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 20%, Vitamin C 50%, Calcium 25%, Iron 20%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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