Mexican Veggie Toss
Why I Love This Recipe
Shake up the party with this Mexican side dish that’s essentially all veggies! Toss nutrient-rich canned black beans, tomatoes, corn and chiles, along with green onions, cilantro and hot sauce. Serve with toasted chile-seasoned pita triangles or tortilla chips for traditional Mexican flavor.
Ingredients You'll Need
2 cans (15 ounces each) 50% less salt black beans, drained
1 can (14 1/2 ounces) diced Mexican tomatoes, drained
1 can (8 ounces) corn kernels, drained
1 can (4 1/2 ounces) chopped, mild green chiles
1/2 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
1/4 cup green onions, chopped
2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
Hot pepper sauce, to taste
Low-fat sour cream (optional)
Combine the beans, tomatoes, corn, chiles, cilantro, green onions and vinegar in a large bowl. Toss together until the vegetables are completely coated. Mix in hot pepper sauce and sour cream, if desired.
Nutritional Information Per Serving: Calories 100; Total fat 0g; Saturated fat 0g; Cholesterol 0mg; Sodium 490mg; Total carbohydrate 23g; Fiber 7g; Protein 6g; Vitamin A 10%DV*; Vitamin C 30%DV; Calcium 4%DV; Iron 10%DV
* Daily Value