Barley and Black Bean Salad

Barley And Black Bean Salad

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Served at Curious Cuisiners on Feb 18th


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20 Min
45 Min
Stove Top


  • 4 c
  • 1 c
    uncooked barley
  • 1 1/2 c
    frozen whole kernel corn thawed
  • 1 1/2 c
    diced tomato
  • 1 c
    frozen peas thawed
  • 1 c
    chopped and pealed avacodo
  • 1/4 c
    chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 can(s)
    black beans (15 oz) drained and rinsed

  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp
    grated fresh onions
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 2 clove
  • 18
    1/4 in thick tomato wedges
  • 18
    1 inch thick lemon wedges
  • ·
    lettuce leaves

How to Make Barley and Black Bean Salad


  1. Bring water to a boil in a large sauce pan, add barley, reduce heat and simmer for 45 minutes.
  2. Remove from heat, cover and let stand 5 minutes. Drain and transfer to a large bowl. Add corn and next 5 ingredients. Toss well.
  3. Combine lemon juice and next 5 sauce ingredients in a small bowl. Pour over barley mixture and toss to coat.
  4. Serve on romaine lettuce leaves with tomato and lemon wedges. Can be served cold or warm.

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About Barley and Black Bean Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: American

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