Green Bean Salad W/basil Vinaigrette Recipe

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Green Bean Salad w/Basil Vinaigrette

Sheri Mullins

By
@shlymu64

Love fresh ingredients in an easy to make dish.


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Rating:

Serves:

6 (3/4-cup)

Prep:

8 Hr

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

BASIL-TOMATO VINAIGRETTE

1/3 c
fresh basil, minced or 5 t dried
3 Tbsp
red wine vinegar
2 Tbsp
dried tomatoes, chopped
1 Tbsp
olive oil
2
cloves garlic, minced or 1/4 t. garlic powder
1/4 tsp
sea salt
1/4 tsp
black pepper

SALAD

1 lb
fresh green beans, trimmed
1 c
red cherry tomatoes, halved
1/2
small red onion, sliced thinly

Directions Step-By-Step

1
NOTE MAKE AHEAD:
In a small bowl, stir together Vinaigrette ingredients. Cover and chill for up to 8 hours. Stir before using.
2
NOTE: To soften dried tomatoes for the vinaigrette, soak them in enough boiling water to cover for 5 minutes; drain well
3
SALAD:
In a medium saucepan, cook green beans, covered, in a small amount of boiling lightly salted water about 8 minutes or just until crisp-tender. Drain; rinse with cold water and drain again
4
In a large bowl, combine beans, cherry tomato halves, and red onion slices
5
Drizzle with Basil-Tomato Vinaigrette; toss gently to coat. Cover and chill before servings

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy