Trader Joes Knockoff: Balela Salad 




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  • 2 cans garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed

  • 1 can black beans, drained and rinsed

  • 3 firm Roma tomatoes, seeds removed and diced

  • ½ red onion, diced

  • 1 English cucumber, diced

  • 3 cloves garlic, minced

  • 2 tablespoons fresh mint, chopped

  • ¼ cup fresh parsley, chopped

  • 1 teaspoon sumac or smoked paprika (optional)

  • mineral salt & fresh cracked pepper, to taste

  • 3 – 4 tablespoons olive oil

  • juice of 1 large lemon

  • 1 tbsp apple cider vinegar (optional)

 

In a large bowl, whisk lemon juice, ACV, salt, pepper, and olive oil. Then, add the rest of the ingredients and mix to incorporate.

 



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