Corn and Black Bean Salad

Corn And Black Bean Salad

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lindsey Mahan

By
@foodage

My favorite summer side or meal for those hot days when you don't want to be in the kitchen. Fresh cilantro is the key ingredient here, I grow my own herbs and whenever my cilantro gets high enough I tear it up and make this!

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
13 Hr
Method:
Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients

  • 1/4 c
    balsamic vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    white sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    chili powder
  • 3 Tbsp
    fresh chopped cilantro (i use more because i love cilantro)
  • 15 oz can(s)
    black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 8.75 oz can(s)
    sweet corn, drained

How to Make Corn and Black Bean Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. In small bowl, mix together everything EXCEPT beans, corn and cilantro.
  2. In medium bowl, mix beans and corn. Toss with dressing. Garnish with cilantro. Leave overnight in fridge to allow flavors to meld. This salad gets better the longer it sits!

Printable Recipe Card

About Corn and Black Bean Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #corn #beans



Show 2 Comments & Reviews

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad

Fresh Fruit Recipes That Aren’t for Fruit Salad


One of life’s simple pleasures in the summer is fresh fruit. We know it’s delicious to make a fruit salad and we have fantastic ones for summer here. But, we’re sharing 18 recipes that go beyond fruit salad. More than just for dessert, fresh fruit can be incorporated into main meals too. From breakfast to […]

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails

Refreshing Summertime Evening Cocktails


What better way to relax at the end of the day than to make a refreshing cocktail and take a few moments to yourself? We all know summertime can be busy. We may not be able to do this every day, but at least once a week I try to. It helps me clear my […]