Steve’s Multi-Bean Salad Royale

In Steve's Recipes by Steve Sliwa

I am a big fan of 3-bean and 4-bean salads but prefer something with a little more substance, variety, and depth of flavor than is typically available from grocery stores or delicatessans.  Here is my favortiy combination.


Ingredients for Steve’s Multi-Bean Salad.

Ingredients for Steve’s Multi-Bean Salad Royale
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Steve’s Multi-Bean Salad Royale.
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  • 1 can Safeway 3-bean salad (drained, but not washed)
  • 1 can garbanzo beans (drained and washed)
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup chopped red pepper
  • 1 cup unsalted cashews (chef’s option)
  • 1 cup raisins (chef’s option)
  • 2 tablespoons dice jalapenos (chef’s option)
  • 3 tablespoons Red Apple Balsamic Vinegar (Tres Classique)
  • 3 tablespoons Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 tablepoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
  • season to taste — salt & pepper
  • 1 dash cayenne pepper

1 – Mix beans in appropriately sized mixing bowl.

2 – Mix dressing incredients in separate mixing bowls and season.

3 – Pour dressing into bean mixing bowls and mix throrougly with spatula.

4 – Chill for 30 minutes.

Preparation Time Estimates

Prepare & Mix Beans:  5 minutes

Prepare & Mix Dressing:  5 minutes

Combine Ingredients:  2 minutes

Refrigerate:  30 mintues (if possible)


Source:  Steve’s take on a classic favorite.

Suggested Course:  Side or Snack

Servings/Yield:  8

Nutrition Estimates

Serving Size:  1/4 cup

Calories: 90

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