kidney beans & cabbage salad

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 5 mins

Dont let the name throw you off, this is an excellent light summer salad!! to reduce fat, use 1/2 c mayonnaise and 1/2 plain yogurt!! i got this recipe from "Wholly Frijoles, the whole bean cookbook" and its so good, i have to share!!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. fry bacon, drain and reserv 1/4 c of the bacon drippings.
  2. saute onion in the drippings until limp, remove from the heat.
  3. stir in the maynnaise, vinegar and sugar.
  4. mix thoroughly.
  5. crumble bacon and add shredded cabbage, celery and beans stirring into the mayonnasie mixture.
  6. serve on crisp lettuce leaves and garnish with tomato wedges.
  7. enjoy!
  8. *canbe served warm or cold*.


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Thanks for the inspiration/Was looking for a way to use my cabbage,didnt make this to letter but loved the kidney beans with cabbage.

Somogirl January 23, 2008

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