Three Bean Salad
Recipe type: Salad
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Serves: 8
Three cans of beans drained and rinsed beans are combined with sliced onion and bell pepper and store bought salad dressing to make this simple and delicious salad.
  • 1 cup thinly sliced red onion (cut onion in half first)
  • ½-3/4 cup thinly sliced green bell pepper (cut pepper into quarters first)
  • 1 (14.5 ounce) can cut green beans
  • 1 (14.5 ounce) can cut yellow wax beans
  • 1 (15 ounce) can kidney beans
  • 1 cup bottled zesty Italian dressing or more to taste
  • Black pepper, to taste (for us, that means about ½ teaspoon)
  1. Slice onion and bell pepper.
  2. Drain and rinse each can of beans separately and place into a large bowl
  3. Add onion and pepper
  4. Sprinkle with black pepper. Remember, you can always add more black pepper when you serve it, but you can't take it out.
Recipe by Patty Cake's Pantry at