Dianne's Southwestern Cornbread Salad

Dianne's Southwestern Cornbread SaladRecipe
This 5-star cornbread salad is the perfect dish for summer entertaining. Not only does it taste delicious, but this salad also looks gorgeous on the table.


Makes 10 to 12 servings

Recipe from

Southern Living


1 (6-ounce) package Mexican cornbread mix
1 (1-ounce) envelope buttermilk Ranch salad dressing mix
1 small head romaine lettuce, shredded
2 large tomatoes, chopped
1 (15-ounce) can black beans, rinsed and drained
1 (15-ounce) can whole kernel corn with red and green peppers, drained
1 (8-ounce) package shredded Mexican four-cheese blend
6 bacon slices, cooked and crumbled
5 green onions, chopped


Prepare cornbread according to package directions; cool and crumble. Set aside.

Prepare salad dressing according to package directions.

Layer a large bowl with half each of cornbread, lettuce, and next 6 ingredients; spoon half of dressing evenly over top. Repeat layers with remaining ingredients and dressing. Cover and chill at least 2 hours.