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Mississippi Hot Caviar

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Different, delicious, DIABLO!"
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13 h 32 m servings 158
Original recipe yields 15 servings (5 cups)


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  1. In a mixing bowl, combine the black-eyed peas, green chili pepper, onion, jalapeno pepper, pimento, garlic and Italian-style dressing. Chill the mixture overnight.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 158 calories; 8.9 16.2 4.4 0 868 Full nutrition

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Excellent served with big corn chips. I have made this before. AKA "poor mans caviar". Took this to work for a pot luck dinner, Had NONE to bring home. It is soooo easy! thanks kimber!

Yummmy!!!!!! I can't believe how good this recipe tasted! I made it as a part of a big spread for a party. People could not leave it alone, including myself. I have already transferred this one...

I don't know what to make of this. For some reason, the Italian dressing throws everything off. It completely hides the flavors of the peppers and onions. The amount of beans is excessive, I thi...

Maybe I need to be from the south to get it, but I wasn't thrilled with this. I tried it by itself as a side dish, and with tortilla chips as a dip (as another reader used it). It seemed all I...

This is a great recipe.. and to argue a point with a previous reviewer I think it needed MORE peas which I added. I took it to a party and it was gone super fast. Thanks