Cornbread Salad

Cornbread Salad

Cornbread Salad for a perfect Thanksgiving side dish

My mom makes this great cornbread salad for Thanksgiving and Christmas each year and it is a huge hit with my family! Its so colorful and super easy to make! So I am going to give it a try! I hope you enjoy.

Thanksgiving side dish

Cornbread salad- Perfect side dish for Thanksgiving


2- packages of yellow cornbread mix and the ingredients for the mix you choose

1- 8oz bottle of Ranch Dressing

1- 14.4oz can of Ranch Style Beans or Pinto Beans

1- 16oz can of Whole Kernel Corn

1- small Green Bell Pepper

1- small Sweet Onion

1- ripe Tomato

2- cups of shredded Cheddar Cheese


Step One: Make the cornbread based on the instructions on the package.

Step Two: Once the cornbread is totally cool, cut it into bite size cubes or 1 inch cubes.

Cornbread Salad- Thanksgiving Dish

Step Three: Place Cornbread into the bottom of a Trifle Bowl. Try to place it evenly around the bowl. I used about 75-80% of the cornbread because I didn’t want the layer to be too large.

Step Four: Drain and rinse the ranch style beans and place on the cornbread.

Cornbread salad- Beans

Step Five: Drain the corn and place it on the beans.

Cornbread Salad



Step Six: Finely chop the bell pepper and place it on top of the corn.


Cornbread Salad- Thanksgiving Dish

Step Seven: Finely chop the onions and place it on the bell pepper.

Cornbread Salad

Step Eight: Chop the tomato and place it over the onions.

Cornbread Salad- Thanksgiving Dish

Cornbread Salad- Thanksgiving Dish







Step Nine: Sprinkle the cheddar cheese on top of the onions.

Thanksgiving Dish

Step Ten: Evenly pour the ranch dressing over the top.


Step Eleven: Cover bowl and place it in the fridge for several hours before serving.

Step Twelve: ENJOY!


Cornbread Salad- Everythingkaysi

Cornbread Salad for Thanksgiving

Didn’t that seem easy? It looks and taste great! Tell me what you think in the comments below and don’t forget to share this recipe on Pinterest or Facebook! Thanks:)


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