Basic Black-Eyed Pea Salsa Recipe
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Basic Black-Eyed Pea Salsa Recipe

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Peg Wilson of Elm Creek, Nebraska provides us with her version of “Texas Caviar” that provides for so many possibilities. It's as flavorful as it is colorful and works well alone or as an accompaniment.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES:24 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 25 min.
MAKES: 24 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 large tomatoes, seeded and chopped
  • 1 package (16 ounces) frozen corn, thawed
  • 1 can (15-1/2 ounces) black-eyed peas, rinsed and drained
  • 1/2 cup chopped green pepper
  • 3 green onions, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh cilantro
  • 1 cup Italian salad dressing

Nutritional Facts

1/4 cup equals 74 calories, 4 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 208 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.

Directions

  1. In a large bowl, combine the first six ingredients. Drizzle with dressing and toss to coat. Serve with a slotted spoon as a salad, with tortilla chips or over pork chops. Refrigerate leftovers. Yield: 6 cups.
Originally published as Black-Eyed Pea Salsa in Simple & Delicious January/February 2007, p12

Nutritional Facts

1/4 cup equals 74 calories, 4 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 208 mg sodium, 9 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 2 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1/2 starch, 1/2 fat.

Sweet White Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a sweet white wine such as Moscato or a sweet Riesling.

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Reviewed Aug. 15, 2012

"This is one of my favorite standby's for summer. So light and refreshing. Sometimes I'll add in an avocado or two. Yummy!"

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