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Black Bean & Cornbread Panzanella Salad

Ingredients:
1 batch of cornbread, cut into cubes
12 ounces of baby romaine lettuce
1 cup of black beans
1 cup of copycat chipotle corn salsa
1 avocado, cubed
1 pint of grape tomatoes, halved
salt + pepper

For the vinaigrette 
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoons rice vinegar
1/2 tablespoon red pepper or chile oil
2 teaspoons honey
the juice of 2 limes
a pinch of salt + pepper

Directions:
Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Spread cornbread cubes on a baking sheet. Bake for 6-7 minutes, toss, then bake for 6-8 minutes more, until golden and toasted. Set aside.
While the cornbread is toasting, combine lettuce, tomatoes, black beans, avocado, corn salsa and cilantro in a large bowl. Season with a bit of salt and pepper and toss well to combine. Add in the cornbread croutons and toss again. Serve with chili lime vinaigrette!
chile lime vinaigrette
Combine all ingredients in a mason jar, shaker bottle or large bowl and shake/whisk until combined.

Note:
A margarita will go well with this amazing salad!

Black Bean & Cornbread Panzanella Salad

Ingredients:

1 batch of cornbread, cut into cubes

12 ounces of baby romaine lettuce

1 cup of black beans

1 cup of copycat chipotle corn salsa

1 avocado, cubed

1 pint of grape tomatoes, halved

salt + pepper

For the vinaigrette 

2 tablespoons olive oil

1 tablespoons rice vinegar

1/2 tablespoon red pepper or chile oil

2 teaspoons honey

the juice of 2 limes

a pinch of salt + pepper

Directions:

Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Spread cornbread cubes on a baking sheet. Bake for 6-7 minutes, toss, then bake for 6-8 minutes more, until golden and toasted. Set aside.

While the cornbread is toasting, combine lettuce, tomatoes, black beans, avocado, corn salsa and cilantro in a large bowl. Season with a bit of salt and pepper and toss well to combine. Add in the cornbread croutons and toss again. Serve with chili lime vinaigrette!

chile lime vinaigrette

Combine all ingredients in a mason jar, shaker bottle or large bowl and shake/whisk until combined.

Note:

A margarita will go well with this amazing salad!

Posted on April 14, 2013 at 1:21 PM
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