Fresh Chickpea Salad

 chickpea salad

Fresh Chickpea Salad
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Servings Prep Time
6 adults 25 minutes
Servings Prep Time
6 adults 25 minutes
Fresh Chickpea Salad
Yum
Print Recipe
Servings Prep Time
6 adults 25 minutes
Servings Prep Time
6 adults 25 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1 can garbanzo beans (chickpeas) rinsed well and drained
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, diced or 5 tomatoes diced
  • 1/4 cup purple onion, diced
  • 1 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 1 avocado, diced optional, but gives a great flavor and added nutrients
Dressing ingredients:
  • 3 tbsp fresh lime juice
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin oil
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • salt and ground pepper to taste
Servings: adults
Instructions
  1. Drain garbanzo beans into colander and rinse until no foam remains
  2. In a small container, mix together the 2 tbsp lime juice, olive oil, ground cumin, onion powder
  3. Add dressing mix to the rinsed and drained garbanzo beans, cover and let it marinate for at least one hour in the fridge
  4. When ready to make the salad, add 1 tbsp of lime juice to the diced avocado
  5. Toss together the diced cherry tomatoes, diced onion and chopped cilantro with the marinated garbanzo beans
  6. Gently mix in the diced avocado. Season with salt and pepper to taste
Recipe Notes

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