Bean Salad

Bean salad comes together fast, and the healthy mix is also easy on the budget. From three-bean salad to green bean salad, these recipes deliver all the best flavors.

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Charred Fava Bean Salad with Lemon and Tarragon

Food & Wine

It's impossible to grill tiny favas, but the sweet-starchy beans get a similar smoky flavor when they're charred quickly in a hot skillet. Jean-Georges Vongerichten tosses the charred beans with garlic, jalapeno, tarragon, and cubes of cheese for a warm salad.

Total: 1 hr 15 mins

Black-Eyed Pea and Spring Green Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

French breakfast radishes are sweeter than their rounder counterparts, but either kind will work in this fresh side salad.

Southwest Bean Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

Better Homes and Gardens

Marinate kidney beans, garbanzo beans, crunchy vegetables, and cheese in a fresh-tasting lime dressing. Choose any combination of canned beans that you like.

Deli Beef and Bean Tossed Salad

Betty Crocker

Rely on the deli for salad fixin's that toss into a 10-minute taste sensation.

Total: 10 mins

Best-of-the-West Bean Salad

Pace Salsa & Picante

This scrumptious bean salad combines kidney beans, pinto beans, sliced red onion and diced green pepper dressed with a flavorful combination of Pace® Picante Sauce, cilantro, oil and vinegar.

Total: 2 hrs 10 mins

Warm Cannellini Bean Salad with Arugula and Prosciutto Chips

Better Homes and Gardens

If you prefer, you can substitute cooked bacon pieces for the prosciutto in this easy salad.

Garbanzo Bean Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

Garbanzo beans, the star of this bean salad recipe, are also known as chickpeas. Here's a delicious way to savor their nutty taste and firm texture.

Three-Bean Bacon Medley

Betty Crocker

Try this three-bean and bacon recipe from Betty Crocker.

Total: 10 mins

Spicy Turkey Cutlets with Black Bean Salad

Ladies' Home Journal

Breaded turkey cutlets are served with a quick-fix salad and a homemade yogurt dressing to make this summer meal.

Total: 25 mins

Black Bean-and-Quinoa Salad

Food & Wine

Ken Oringer believes chefs need to make a point of eating healthy dishes when they can, so he includes protein-rich quinoa in his diet at least three times a week. Here he mixes the grain with black beans, onions and peppers to make a hearty and very satisfying side dish that's a fun variation on prosaic five-bean salad.

Total: 2 hrs 45 mins

Spicy Chickpea Salad

Food & Wine

Rajat Parr was born in Kolkata in 1972 and didn't leave until he was 22, which explains why Indian flavors are such a big part of his cooking. This salad, for instance, is a twist on the classic Indian street food called chana chaat.

Total: 2 hrs 15 mins

Three-Bean Pasta Salad

Betty Crocker

Whip up a delicious and easy-to-tote pasta salad. It'll take less than 30 minutes!

Total: 25 mins

Crunchy Vegetable Salad with Sauteed Peas and Radishes

Food & Wine

This salad is a well-rounded meal in itself, supplying a wealth of nutrients, including vitamins A and C. "I grew up in the French countryside," Laurent Gras says. "So vegetable-heavy dishes make me feel like I'm back home."

Total: 50 mins

Roasted Corn, Tomato, Black Bean and Avocado Tarts

Pepperidge Farm Puff Pastry

Refreshing and easy to make, this tasty recipe has it all. Individual puff pastry shells are filled with marinated shrimp and a kicked-up corn and bean salad. It's a terrific summertime dish, that's delicious year-round.

Total: 55 mins

Bulgur Salad

Pace Salsa & Picante

Pace® Pico de Gallo adds a burst of flavor to this simply fresh salad combining prepared bulgur wheat, black beans, corn and cilantro.

Total: 35 mins

Indian-Spiced Chickpea Salad with Yogurt and Herbs

Food & Wine

Chef Jerry Traunfeld, inspired by a trip through India, flavored this creamy chickpea salad with aromatic herbs and Indian spices, among them mustard, cumin, and fennel seeds.

Total: 20 mins

Kidney Bean and Rice Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

Apple and avocado freshen the taste of this hearty salad. Bottled Thousand Island dressing provides the base for a tangy topper.

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