Category Archives: Salad

Succotash Salad

Better Homes and Gardens is offering a free downloadable cookbook in commemoration of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The cookbook is packed with healthy recipes and beautiful pictures. Here is one of my favorite bean recipes in it.   If you’re interested in trying traditional succotash, then check out our popular succotash recipe. Succotash Salad 1Continue Reading

Adzuki Bean Salad

This adzuki bean salad uses common staples in Asian cuisine as adzuki beans are popular in east Asia. It’s an easy, refreshing meal for a hot summer day. Adzuki Bean Salad 1½ cups canned or cooked adzuki beans, rinsed and drained 3 cups cooked long-grain brown rice 1½ cups coarsely chopped watercress (tough stems removed)Continue Reading

Pasta, Avocado, and Minty Beans Salad

This bean salad recipe comes courtesy of the South African Avocado Information Service’s Summer Avocado cookbook.  The cookbook is available for free download and has some very creative and tasty avocado recipes. Speaking of avocado recipes, don’t forget to try out one of our favorites: Avocado and Black Bean Burritos. Pasta, Avocado, and Minty BeansContinue Reading