Southwest Black Bean Salad in bowl

Hearty, with a bit of heat

Southwest Black Bean Salad

Salads, Crowd Pleasers, Mexican and Southwestern, Vegetarian, Calorie Conscious, Gluten Conscious, Sodium Conscious

  • 10 minutes
  • 10 servings

This flavorful salad with a bit of a kick comes together in minutes with our Chipotle Ranch Dressing + Dip and a dash of cumin. Also makes a fun and zippy dip.


  1. In small bowl, combine dressing and cumin. Set aside.
  2. In large bowl, mix together black beans, corn and red bell pepper. Add dressing mixture and cilantro. Toss to coat.
  3. Refrigerate until ready to serve, toss one final time, taste and season with salt and pepper as needed.

Or, Try This

  • For added crunch add 1/4 cup diced red onion.
  • Toss in some diced avocado and serve on a bed of fresh spinach for a hearty salad.
  • Toss with grated Monterey jack cheese and use as a quesadilla filling.
  • Serve as a dip with tortilla chips.

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