Spicy Black Bean Pasta Salad

Spicy Black Bean Pasta Salad

Ingredients:  

 

16 ounces Dakota Growers Wagon Wheels

1 (16-ounces) can black beans, rinsed and drained

3 cups corn, thawed (fresh or frozen)

2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved

1/2 cup red onion, chopped

1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil

2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon fresh lime juice

1 teaspoon salt

1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper

2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

 

  Directions Cook pasta according to package directions; drain. Rinse in cold water and drain well. Place pasta in large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk together olive oil, lime juice, and chopped cilantro. Gently toss beans, corn, tomatoes and onion with pasta and dressing until well coated. Chill for 4 hours before serving. Make your salad into a meal by adding grilled chicken strips or sirloin steak strips. Servings 8