Spanish Chickpea Salad

Annacia *

By
@Annacia

This is a recipe from a Spanish website for ingrents to Spain. As usual they are not forth coming with any times for anything so I'm guessing, sorry. I'm using assumed time for making this with canned beans.


Featured Pinch Tips Video

Comments:

Serves:

4-6

Prep:

20 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1/2 kg
chickpeas
1 large
tomato
4
red peppers (pimientos del piquillo)
50 g
cured ham, diced (optional)
1
hard-boiled egg, chopped
1 bunch
spring onion, sliced
1 small
garlic clove
extra virgin olive oil
white wine vinegar
salt and pepper
fresh parsley

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Drain and rinse the chickpeas (if using dried chickpeas soak overnight and then boil the next day in a pressure cooker for 10 mins or boil for 1 hour 10 mins in a pan).
2
Prepare the tomato by blanching it and removing the skin and pips following this cut it into small cubes and place in a bowl.
3
Add the red peppers to the bowl (if you canĀ“t find the spanish pimientos del piquillo you will need to roast the red peppers for about 20 mins and then remove the kin and cut into strips).
4
Add the egg, onions and garlic.

Cut the cured ham into small squares and add to the bowl.
5
Dress with extra virgin olive oil and white wine vinegar over and season with salt and pepper
6
Add the chickpeas to the salad mixture.

Garnish with fresh parsley and serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Spanish
Other Tag: Healthy