Beet and Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Total Time
45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

From Cooking Light. To save time use 3 cups canned black eyed peas and canned beets.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Sort and wash black-eyed peas; place in a small saucepan. Cover with water to 2 inches above peas; bring to a boil. Cook 2 minutes.
  2. Remove from heat; cover and let stand for 1 hour. Drain peas, and place in a saucepan.
  3. Cover with water to 2 inches above peas. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes or until tender. Drain.
  4. Combine vinegar and next 5 ingredients (vinegar through salt) in a small bowl; stir well with a whisk.
  5. Steam the beets, covered, for 25 minutes or until done. Arrange the beets on a platter, and top with peas. Sprinkle with cheese, pecans, and parsley. Drizzle the vinaigrette over the salad.

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