Icebox Vegetable Salad
Our neighbors of 36 years have annual potluck dinners and, believe me, it's hard to come up with a new dish to pass! When I served this salad, my neighbors savored every bite.
6-8 ServingsPrep: 20 min. + chilling
- 1 can (15-1/4 ounces) whole kernel corn, drained
- 1 can (15-1/4 ounces) tiny peas, drained
- 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) cut green beans, drained
- 1 jar (4 ounces) diced pimientos, drained
- 1 cup finely chopped celery
- 1 medium onion, finely chopped
- 1 medium green pepper, finely chopped
- 1 cup sugar
- 1/2 cup cider vinegar
- 1/2 cup canola oil
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- Combine all vegetables in a large glass bowl; set aside. In a
- saucepan, combine the sugar, vinegar, oil, salt and pepper; bring to
- a boil. Cool slightly and pour over vegetables. Cover and
- refrigerate overnight. Yield: 6-8 servings.
If Cooking for Two: Salad may be stored in a plastic bag or covered container in the refrigerator for up to 1 week.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 317 calories, 14 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 799 mg sodium, 43 g carbohydrate, 5 g fiber, 4 g protein.