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Layered Mexican Salad Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Sheila Gillespie
Added: Thursday, August 27, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 9 oz. pkg. cornbread mix
1 4.5 oz. can green chilies
1/2 c. light mayo
1/2 c. chopped fresh cilantro
1/4 c. lime juice
1 tsp. ground cumin
1/2 tsp. salt
1 head ice berg lettuce, shredded, or sliced Romaine
1 15 oz. can black beans, rinsed and drained
1 11 oz. can whole kernel sweet corn, drained
1 8 oz pkg. reduced fat shredded cheddar cheese
1 large red bell pepper, chopped
3 green onions, chopped
6 plum tomatoes, chopped
Garnish: green onion curls

Directions:
Directions:
Prepare cornbread according to package and add chilies. Bake, cool and crumble.
Process light mayo and next 4 ingredients in blender or food processor, if available (or by hand)
Layer a 4 qt. bowl with half of lettuce, half of cornbread, one third of mayo dressing and half each of beans, corn, cheese and next 3 ingredients. Repeat layers. Top with remaining mayo mix. Cover and chill 1-2 hours.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
40 minutes

 

 

 

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