Citrus Kidney Bean Salad Recipe

 Citrus Kidney Bean Salad

A quick and easy Citrus Kidney Bean Salad recipe with colourful veggies and tangy dressing. This is SO delicious!

This Citrus Kidney Bean Salad recipe was given to me by a friend I had in college. I put this together after my CT scan because I wanted to eat something high in antioxidants and citrus (for its antibacterial properties). What I ended up was a salad SO tasty, I just had to share it here.

It is the best bean salad I have ever tasted, and I love it because you can experiment with the ingredients and still have a mouth-watering side dish.

Citrus Kidney Bean Salad Recipe
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I’m sure that even the pickiest bean hating eater will love this dish. This is my new favorite and I can’t wait to go and make some more. The flavors are mellow, so this would be a good bean salad recipe for vegetarian kids.Try this Citrus Kidney Bean Salad recipe, I hope you like it!

Citrus Kidney Bean Salad Recipe
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Check it out the  Citrus Kidney Bean Salad recipe here !!


[one_fourth]Prep Time:10 minutes[/one_fourth] [one_fourth]Cook Time:2 minutes[/one_fourth] [one_fourth]Servings:6 [/one_fourth] [one_fourth_last]Difficulty Level: Very Easy [/one_fourth_last]


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  • 1 cup boiled kidney beans
  • 1 cup shredded cabbage
  • 1 onion,thinly sliced
  • 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
  • 1 green pepper, thinly sliced
  • 1 tomato, thinly sliced
  • 1 carrot, thinly sliced
  • 1 teaspon lemon zest

For Salad Dressing:

  • 2 tablespoon orange juice
  • 1 tablespon tomato ketchup (optional)
  • 1 teaspon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • salt to taste

For Garnising:

  • Orange slices
  • fresh parsley, chopped

[/tab] [tab]Yield: 6 servings

Amount per Serving ( 1 serving = 3/4 cup)

  • Calories: 168
  • Fat: 3.5 g
  • Protein: 9 g
  • Fiber: 8 g

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Step 1

Heat olive oil in a pan. Sauté onion for 2 minutes or just until soft.

Step 2

Set aside and let it cool.

Step 3

Place beans, tomato, cucumber, green pepper,cabbage, onion and carrot in a large bowl.

Step 4

In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lemon juice, orange juice, ketchup, salt and pepper

 Step 5

Pour salad dressing over the bean salad.

Step 6

Toss to coat evenly.

Step 7

Stir in the lemon zest.

Step 8

Adjust the seasoning and dish it out.

Step 9  

Garnish with Orange slices and parsley.Delicious Citrus Kidney Bean Salad is ready to serve.

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