Corn and Black Bean Salad

Corn And Black Bean Salad

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Lindsey Mahan


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!


★★★★★ 2 votes

10 Min
13 Hr


  • 1/4 c
    balsamic vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    white sugar
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 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


  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!

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About Corn and Black Bean Salad

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

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