Calico Bean Salad

Calico Bean Salad

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Karen Wisler


A BBQ favorite.


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15 Min
5 Min
Stove Top


  • 1 can(s)
    kidney beans,drained
  • 1 can(s)
    wax beans,drained
  • 1 can(s)
    green beans,drained
  • 1 can(s)
    lima beans,drained
  • 1 large
    onion, cut into thin rings
  • 1 medium
    green pepper,cut in small pieces
  • 1 c
  • 2/3 c
    cider vinegar
  • 1/4 c
    salad oil
  • 1 tsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    celery seed

How to Make Calico Bean Salad


  1. Drain all beans and set aside.
  2. Cut onion and green pepper. Add to beans.
  3. Heat together the sugar,vinegar,oil,salt,pepper and celery seed until the sugar is melted.
  4. Pour mixture over the vegetables and marinate 12-36 hours

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About Calico Bean Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian Dairy Free
Other Tag: Healthy

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