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Easy Bean Salad

Rated as 4.3 out of 5 Stars

"An easy, delicious cold bean salad. A big hit at barbeques and football parties! Use any 3-bean combination. Red beans are also really nice in this salad!"
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Ingredients

10 m servings 106
Original recipe yields 12 servings

Directions

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  1. In a large bowl, toss together the black beans, garbanzo beans, cannellini beans, water chestnuts, salsa, and dressing. Season with garlic powder, and salt and pepper. Cover, and chill until serving.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 106 calories; 0.7 20 4.8 0 402 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

A great explosion of flavor combination. This is an excellent bean salad. I used kidney beans, green beans and garbanzo beans. I added slivered almonds, as another reviewer recommended. Usin...

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Yet another recipe that seem to bring the guys around during sports seasons! Quick, cheap, and easy to make, although I end up substituting serving the French dressing for Italian and put the sa...

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A great explosion of flavor combination. This is an excellent bean salad. I used kidney beans, green beans and garbanzo beans. I added slivered almonds, as another reviewer recommended. Usin...

Since this recipe invited you to try different beans I made a typical 3 bean salad with kidney, wax, green and garbanzo beans. I added a little onion and left out the water chestnuts. The unusua...

Great and tasty recipe. Substitue an Italian dressing in liew of the French. Interesting and tasty!

I made some variations on this salad, such as adding more beans, using a tomato sauce instead of and/or in addition to salsa. Adding some slivered almonds makes it crunchy and even more nutritio...

Great recipe. I didn't have any French dressing so I used Honey Dijon instead and it turned out great.

Really quick. Taste will vary considerably by the type of salsa that you use.

I have made this recipe many times - it is SO easy and always a crowd pleaser. I've tried all sorts of different salad dressings depending on what I have around, and they all work and add some v...

Mmmm...healthy AND yummy. I just made this for a huge bbq get together. Most of the little kids even seemed to like it. I used black beans, kidney beans, chickpeas, and decided to add a can of c...

Well I needed something quick for tomorrow's lunch and decided to make a bean medly salad. I came across this unique recipe of the salsa and french dressing and decided to try it. I used a can...