The Eat Food NOT Money Cookbook

Easy three bean salad

A nice picnic or potluck dinner cold dish.

What you’ll need:

1 can garbanzo beans (chickpeas), drained and rinsed
1 can kidney beans, drained and rinsed
1 can green beans, drained and rinsed
4 green onions, chopped
1 stalk celery, sliced

For dressing:

½ c apple cider vinegar
¼ c vegetable oil
1 Tbl honey
½ tsp ground dry mustard
¼ tsp garlic powder
¼ tsp pepper
¼ tsp onion powder
¼ tsp cayenne pepper

Whisk together dressing ingredients until well combined. In a separate bowl, gently combine salad ingredients. Pour dressing over salad and toss gently to coat. cover and refrigerate at least 2 hours. Gently toss before serving. Makes 8 servings.

Cost:
beans – $0.89/can
green beans – $1.09
onion – $1.12
celery – $0.99
vinegar – $1.19
honey – $1.12
mustard – $0.79
Total – $6.28

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December 25, 2008 - Posted by | -party ideas, -vegetables, SIDE DISHES | , , , , , , , , ,

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