Wednesday, June 13, 2018

{Recipe} Marinated Chickpea Salad

This is a recipe I've been making every week. It keeps really well in the fridge and keeps getting better as the flavors have time to meld together. It's great on its own or in a green salad or bowl.
 Ingredients:
2 cans of chickpeas, rinsed and drained
1/2 cup shredded carrots
1/2 small red onion, diced
1 bell pepper, diced
juice of half of a lemon
 Seasonings:
Balsamic Vinegar
Garlic Powder
Onion Powder
Italian Seasoning
Crushed Red Pepper
Salt & Pepper
 To make:
  • Rinse and drain chickpeas.



  • Add all salad ingredients into a bowl

    •  Squeeze fresh lemon into bowl.
    • Add balsamic vinegar (start with 2-3 TBS).
    • Add garlic powder, onion powder, Italian seasoning (about 1 tsp each).
    • Add pinch of crushed red pepper.  
    • Stir to combine. 
    • Season with salt & pepper to taste. Adjust any seasonings, adding more balsamic vinegar or lemon juice as needed.
    • Can be eaten immediately or refrigerated until ready to serve.
    • Store in airtight container in the fridge.
    It's even better the next day!
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    7 comments:

    Heather{Our Life In a Click} said...

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    Jessica @ Barefoot by the Sea said...

    I am making this and I actually have all the ingredients in my pantry! I think we will LOVE it! Thank you!

    Andrea Nine said...

    Colorful and scrumptious sounding...the perfect summer salad!

    Julie's Creative Lifestyle said...

    Oh, this looks so good Heather. I love eating chickpea salad. I make one with tuna and red onion in it. I will have to try yours out. :)

    Tamar SB said...

    So easy and yummy! Perfect for hot summer days.

    Clairejustine oxox said...

    This looks lovely and healthy Heather. I have never tried chic peas other than in Hummus, which I love. I will have to try them like this in a salad :)

    Thanks for sharing at The Wednesday Blog Hop.

    Carla from The River said...

    Perfect for the hot weather on the way for us!! Thank you for sharing.
    Carla

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