Appetizers/ Salads/ Vegetables

Cherry Tomato and Bean Salad with Crumbled Feta Cheese

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This salad makes a wonderful accompaniment to grilled meats and poultry.

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Ingredients:

  • 1 15-oz. can white beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1/2 can (15oz) black beans, drained and rinsed
  • 2 cup cherry tomatoes in mixed colors and
  •   shapes, stemmed and halved
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced 
  • 2 tsp. fresh lemon juice  
  • 2 Tbs. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 3-4 Tbs. chopped fresh parsley or cilantro
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

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Directions:

In a large bowl, toss together beans, tomatoes, onion, feta cheese, garlic and herbs.

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Drizzle the olive oil and lemon juice over the top, season with salt and pepper, and toss again to coat.

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Long time ago I made
these bowls. They are so special and beautiful to me.
-))

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2 Comments

  • Reply
    myfudo
    September 4, 2011 at 3:53 am

    This is a must for me to try. Tomato is a favorite in our family.

  • Reply
    Anonymous
    September 6, 2011 at 5:19 pm

    Such beautiful styling and photography! It totally caught my eye on tastespotting. It also sounds like a refreshing salad for the end of the summer!

    I also adore the bowl! I took a pottery class in college once and it's much harder than I thought, have a nice week!

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