Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

7
Theresa Poma

By
@kitcatnap

This is one of my favorite bean salads ever. Sweet, spicy, and FRESH. I love it!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This black bean salad is fresh, full of different textures and very flavorful. It's sweet and tangy with a slight kick from the jalapeno. Cilantro adds freshness to the salad. Simple to make, this would be a great side dish for a potluck or a summer cookout. Very yummy. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

  • DRESSING

  • 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/4 c
    canola oil
  • 1/3 c
    apple cider vinegar
  • SALAD

  • 2 can(s)
    black beans, rinsed and drained (16 ounce each)
  • 1 c
    green bell pepper, diced
  • 3/4 c
    red bell pepper, diced
  • 1/3 c
    white onions, diced
  • 1 c
    corn, can use canned and drained, or frozen
  • 1 Tbsp
    jalapeno peppers, diced
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/4 c
    cilantro, chopped

How to Make Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Mix all DRESSING ingredients well.
  2. In a large bowl, add all SALAD ingredients.
  3. Pour the dressing over the well combined salad ingredients.
  4. Mix together to combine and refrigerate for several hours for flavors to blend.

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About Sweet n' Spicy Black Bean Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Beans/Legumes
Regional Style: Mexican



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