Traditional Three Bean Salad Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Traditional Three Bean Salad Recipe
  • READY IN ABOUT 9 hrs

Traditional Three Bean Salad

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"This is my mother-in-law Roberta Cormia's recipe."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    50 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    8 hrs 55 mins

Directions

  1. Mix green beans, yellow wax beans, kidney beans, onion, celery, green bell pepper, and pimento peppers in a bowl.
  2. Combine vinegar, oil, sugar, salt, and pepper in a saucepan; bring to a boil. Cook and stir until sugar is dissolved, about 5 minutes. Remove saucepan from burner and pour dressing over bean mixture; toss to coat. Refrigerate until flavors blend, 8 hours to overnight.
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Nov 07, 2013

Hubby is the bean salad expert and he thought the dressing wasn't quite what he expected. I usually use a 3 : 1 ratio of oil to vinegar.

 
Apr 26, 2015

Very good recipe, I also put a can of pinto beans in it.

 

3 Ratings

Oct 29, 2014

I think this salad is excellent. It's simple to prepare. I prefer making my own salads at home instead of purchasing the pre-made ones at the grocery deli counter. Thanks for sharing this recipe. I usually try to follow the directions exactly. I didn't have any jars of pimento peppers at home so I omitted that ingredient.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 310 kcal
  • 16%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 31 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 18.7 g
  • 29%
  • Fiber
  • 8.5 g
  • 34%
  • Protein
  • 6.4 g
  • 13%
  • Sodium
  • 734 mg
  • 29%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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