A Recipe From Momma Smo's Cookbook

Momma Smo's Kuntry Cookin' book cover

Kinfoke rejoice. Momma Smo has her very own cookbook!

If watching Big Smo makes you long for a big, old fashioned kuntry meal, all your dreams have just come true.

Whet your appetite by checking out the sample recipe for Momma Smo's Cornbread Salad below, then get a copy of the book to learn to make some of her other mouth-watering recipes, including her famous Quick Chick!

Buy Momma Smo's Kuntry Cookin' at Momma Smo's official site, or grab yourself a copy from Amazon.com

Cornbread Salad


1 pkg. ranch style salad dressing mix

8 oz. sour cream

1 C. mayonnaise

2 cans (16 oz.) pinto beans, drained

1 pkg. Tex-Mex Cornbread cooked in 9" pan, crumbled

3 lrg. tomatoes, chopped

1/2 C. green pepper, chopped

1/2 C. green onions, chopped

2 C. shredded cheddar cheese

17 oz. (1 can) whole Kernal corn, drained

1 tomato, cut into wedges for garnish

3 slices of bacon, fried to crisp, then crumbled for garnish


Combine salad dressing mix, sour cream, and mayonnaise; set aside. Place half of crumbled cornbread in bottom of a large serving bowl. Top with half of pinto beans. In a medium bowl, combine tomatoes, peppers, and onions. Layer half of mixture over beans. Top with half of cheese, bacon, corn, and reserved salad dressing. Repeat layer like above, using remaining ingredients. Garnish dish. Cover and chill at least 2 hours before serving.

A Note from Momma Smo

To prepare Tex-Mex cornbread, add 4 oz. (1 can) chopped chilies to your favorite cornbread recipe.