Cornbread Salad

1
Melanie Miller

By
@MRMiller

This salad is a refreshing side dish or simply on its own. For a change, add 2 cans pinto beans (drained). I sometimes mix all ingredients together instead of layering. Feel free to add/delete ingredients.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

Serve this in a clear bowl or trifle dish to show off this lovely salad to its fullest... then dig in and enjoy every flavorful bite! Perfect for parties or potlucks. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 18 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg
    jiffy cornbread mix
  • 1 pkg
    hidden valley ranch salad dressing mix
  • 1 c
    sour cream
  • 1 c
    mayonnaise
  • 2 c
    sliced cherry tomatoes
  • 1
    chopped green bell pepper
  • 1/2 c
    diced purple onion
  • 2 c
    shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 can(s)
    (15 1/4 oz) whole kernel corn, drained
  • 3 Tbsp
    sweet pickle relish
  • 1 pkg
    real bacon bits (optional)

How to Make Cornbread Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Prepare cornbread mix according to package directions; cool.
  2. Stir together salad dressing mix, sour cream, and mayonnaise until well blended; set aside.
  3. Combine tomatoes, bell pepper, and onion; gently toss.
  4. Crumble half of cornbread in large serving bowl. Layer half of tomato mixture. Layer half of cheese, bacon, corn, relish, and reserved salad dressing. Repeat layers and end with cheese and bacon on top. Cover and chill for 3 hours (this salad gets better the longer it sits).

Printable Recipe Card

About Cornbread Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Bread
Regional Style: American
Collection: All-Star Salads
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Show 54 Comments & Reviews

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus


Looking for dinner inspiration? We’re here for you! Check out our week’s worth of summer dinner menus that are family tested and approved. From Meatless Monday to Taco Tuesday to Sunday night supper, we have summer favorites that you’re going to love.

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes

17 Quick and Easy Lunch Recipes


Looking for lunch ideas? Bored of the same old, same old? We’re here for you. These 17 quick and easy lunch recipes are filling enough to get you through to dinner (and not one is a green salad). If you want something hot or cold, healthy or indulgent, there’s a recipe for you.

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite

10 Easy Baked Beans Recipes That’ll Become Your New Favorite


A summer BBQ menu isn’t complete without a side of baked beans. They’re delicious with a juicy burger or a nicely grilled hot dog. It’s a classic side dish that can be prepared sweeter (think apples and brown sugar) or savory (hello bacon!). All these recipes start with canned beans which makes prep a breeze. […]