Bean and Pepper Salad on a white rectangular plate

Bean & Pepper Salad

With just 5 ingredients (not including water, oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper) you can whip up this healthy Bean & Pepper Salad recipe for a simple lunch. Pairs well with soup, too!

5 from 1 vote
Bean and Pepper Salad on a white rectangular plate
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Bean & Pepper Salad

Prep Time20 mins
Course: Salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 333kcal
Author: Carol Kicinski

Ingredients

  • 1 (12-ounce/340-gram) jar roasted red peppers
  • 3 tablespoons (45 mL) olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons (30 mL) red wine vinegar
  • Kosher or fine sea salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 5 ounces (142 g) spring salad mix
  • cups (300 g) frozen lima beans, cooked per the package directions and cooled
  • 2 ounces (60 g) sliced almonds
  • 2 ounces (60 g) Manchego cheese

Instructions

  • Drain the red peppers, reserving 2 tablespoons of the brine. Slice the peppers thinly. Combine the reserved brine with the oil, vinegar, and a big pinch of salt and pepper.
  • In a salad bowl, toss the salad mix with the peppers, lima beans, and dressing. Add the almonds. Using a vegetable peeler, shave on the cheese. Season to taste with salt and pepper.

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Bean & Pepper Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 333 Calories from Fat 207
% Daily Value*
Fat 23g35%
Saturated Fat 6g30%
Trans Fat 1g
Cholesterol 15mg5%
Sodium 129mg5%
Potassium 505mg14%
Carbohydrates 21g7%
Fiber 6g24%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 1528IU31%
Vitamin C 51mg62%
Calcium 218mg22%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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