Serves: 6 | Prep Time: 2 hours 20 minutes | Cook Time: 0 minutes
Jamaican Bean and Vegetable Salad

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup Eden Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely minced
  • 1 Tbsp Eden Barley Malt Syrup
  • 1 Tbsp organic maple syrup
  • 1 Tbsp Eden Shoyu Soy Sauce
  • 1 lime, juiced
  • 1/2 tsp freshly ground black pepper
  • 15 ounces Eden Black Eyed Peas, drained
  • 15 ounces Eden Kidney Beans, drained
  • 1 cup red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cup green bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cup yellow bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cup red onion, sliced into thin rings
  • 2 Tbsp organic seedless raisins
    or Eden Dried Wild Blueberries, or Cranberries
  • 2 Tbsp unsweetened shredded coconut
  • 2 Tbsp organic peanuts, unsalted, dry roasted
    or other nuts

Directions

Place garlic, barley malt, maple syrup, lime juice, black pepper and olive oil in a blender and pulse several seconds. Rinse the beans and drain. Place the beans and all other ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Pour the olive oil marinade over, mix and marinate for 2 to 3 hours before serving.

Black or green olives can be added and any Eden Brand cooked pasta. For those with allergies to peanuts, other nuts or seeds may be substituted.

Nutritional Information

Per serving - 348 calories, 21 gram fat (53% calories from fat), 10 gram protein, 33 gram carbohydrate, 10 gram fiber, 0 milligram cholesterol, 194 milligram sodium

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