Thursday, September 6, 2012

Corn Salad

Ingredients
1 can black beans, rinsed, drained
10 oz frozen corn kernels, thawed, drained (or fresh corn; about 1 3/4 cups)
1 medium sweet red pepper(s), chopped
1 medium orange bell pepper, chopped
1 medium yellow pepper(s), chopped
1 medium uncooked red onion(s), minced
1/2 cup(s) cilantro, fresh, minced
2 large tomatoes, chopped
1/2 cup green onions, minced. green part only.
Vinaigrette

3 Tbsp fresh lime juice
3 Tbsp olive oil
1 Tbsp lime zest
1 Tbsp kosher salt
2 tsp sugar
1 tsp cumin seeds


Instructions

In a large bowl, combine black beans,  corn, peppers, onion and cilantro.

In a small bowl, whisk together vinaigrette ingredients.

Drizzle vinaigrette over bean mixture and toss to coat. Serve chilled or at room temperature. Yields about 1 cup per serving.