Bean Salad is a flavorful salad that is a perfect side-dish for nearly any occasion including, picnics, cookouts, family get-together, and summer gatherings etc. Once you make this delicious salad, you can keep it in your refrigerator and use it.
This deliciously cool and refreshing salad is traditionally served with a garnishing of fresh celery. The salt, pepper, sugar and vinegar dressing add some sweet and sour taste to the Bean Salad.
If you really want to make a Bean Salad at your home, then go through the simple steps given below and have fun:
Preparation Time: 30 minutes, excluding the refrigerating time
Serving Size: 18 Persons
Utensils: Large salad bowl, medium mixing bowl, whisk or spoon, refrigerator
- (1 can / 14.5 ounces) green beans – drained
- (1 can / 14.5 ounces) wax beans – drained
- (1 can / 14.5 ounces) garbanzo beans – drained
- (1 can / 14.5 ounces) kidney beans – drained
- (1 can / 14.5 ounces) black beans – drained
- (1/2 cup) chopped green pepper
- (1/2 cup) chopped onion
- (1/2 cup) chopped celery
- (1/2 cup) salad oil
- (1/2 cup) vinegar
- (1/2 teaspoon) salt
- (1/2 teaspoon) ground black pepper
- (3/4 cup) white sugar
Pick a large salad bowl and place 14.5 ounces of drained green beans, 14.5 ounces of wax beans, 14.5 ounces of garbanzo beans, 14.5 ounces of kidney beans, 14.5 ounces of black beans in it.
Grab a large whisk of spoon and mix all the beans thoroughly.
Top the beans-mixture with 1/2 cup of chopped green pepper, 1/2 cup of chopped onion and 1/2 cup of chopped celery. Now, use the same whisk of large spoon to toss the ingredients for few seconds in order to blend them well. Set the large salad bowl for the time being.
Take a medium mixing bowl and add in 1/2 cup of salad oil, 1/2 cup of vinegar, 1/2 teaspoon of salt, 1/2 teaspoon of ground black pepper and 3/4 cup of white sugar. Whisk all these ingredients together until mix thoroughly and forms a thick paste.
Pour the mixture over the previously prepared bean-mixture and toss to mix.
Your Bean Salad is geared up; refrigerate it for at lead 8 hours before serving it.