Wednesday, January 1, 2014

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BLACK EYED PEAS
NEW YEAR'S SALAD

It's good luck to have black eyed peas
on New Year's Day,
so here's a delicious recipe for 
MARINATED BLACK EYED PEAS SALAD

2 cups dried black eyed peas
1 small onion, chopped
1 red bell pepper, chopped
1 sm. can tomatoes, drained & chopped
1 stalk celery, chopped
1 clove garlic, chopped fine
2 strips bacon, cooked and chopped
salt & pepper to taste
1/2-cup red wine vinegar
2 tbsp. balsamic vinegar
1/4-cup olive oil
salt/pepper to taste

Rinse dried peas in water,
then simmer in 2 cups water 45 minutes.
Drain completely, let cool.
Add all remaining ingredients,
let marinate in refrigerator 3-4 hours.
Garnish with chopped parsley & thyme.

ENJOY ON NEW YEAR'S DAY.

4 comments:

  1. Thank you for all your nice comments on my blog in 2013.
    Wishing you a tasty 2014.

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  2. AHA!
    I see you your are a cook too!
    Great idea, I'll think of that recepe when friends visit, something different for good change!

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