Recipe by ChristinaAB
"I've never been a huge bean salad fan, due to the textures primarily. However, this bean salad my grandmother and mother passed along is great because it adds a good crunchiness with cucumbers, green peppers, onion, and celery!"
Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.
Show ingredients on sale
Sort stores by
Save money at local stores when ingredients are on sale!
Watch video tips and tricks
1 (15 ounce) can
green beans, drained
1 (15 ounce) can
kidney beans, drained
1 (14.5 ounce) can
wax beans, drained
1 (15.25 ounce) can
corn kernels, drained
1 (8 ounce) can
sweet peas, drained
chopped green bell pepper
Hubby loved this, I didn't boil the dressing (did'nt see the boiling part of instructions)just put the dressing together in a jar and shook it up.
This recipe is wonderful! You can add and subtract probably any or all of the vegetables as long as you follow the dressing recipe exactly. I think the secret to its wonderful flavor is bringing it to a boil. Also the flavors really need to marry overnight. Thanks for sharing.
I have made this recipe numerous times and it is always a hit. I tend to marinade overnight and then pour it in the strainer to drain the extra fluid. I have gotten creative with ingredients adding apples , pineapple with the juice instead of the sugar radishes or whatever I have.
This recipe doesn't sound like it would be so delicious but it IS. My friend made it for a BBQ and I haven't been able to stop making it ever sense. Substitute Chickpeas for the wax beans. We used tortilla chips to dip.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Grandma's Sweet and Tangy Bean Salad
Serving Size: 1/10 of a recipe
Servings Per Recipe: 10
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat: 105
We have so many top-rated chicken recipes, you'll never run out of dinner ideas again.
Imagine dinner making itself in the slow cooker while you relax or do other things.
Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $7.99!
A mayo-free salad perfect for large family gatherings and picnics.
See how to make a simple summer bean salad with garlic and mint dressing.
A flavorful cold bean salad with garlic, lemon, roasted red pepper, and mint.