Traditional cornbread is nice, but predictable. If you want to step it up this year and go all out, try one of these unique recipes.

Jalapeño and Cheese Cornbread

Ingredients needed: All-Purpose flour, yellow cornmeal, baking powder, salt, whole milk, sugar, egg, jalapeño, butter, shredded cheese, pickled jalapeño, scallions, fresh corn.

Warning: this recipe creates a hearty, spicy cornbread that might steal the show.

Coconut Cornbread

Ingredients needed: all-purpose flour, cornmeal, sugar, salt, baking powder, cinnamon, eggs, coconut flakes, vanilla, melted butter, coconut milk, creamed corn.

This recipe is great for a Thanksgiving side dish, but it could also be an excellent dessert option.

Broccoli & Cheese Cornbread

Jiffy cornbread mix, eggs, evaporated milk, sour cream, shredded cheese, broccoli florets, onion.

This is  a hearty and savory dish has a lot going on, but the end result is a perfect side to compliment the rest of your Thanksgiving options.

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