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Vegetarian Recipe For Layered Taco Salad

Layered Taco Salad

Layered Taco Salad

Layered Taco Salad

Vegetarian Recipe For Layered Taco Salad

Ingredients

  1. Salad:
  2. 1 1/4 cups cooked black beans, rinsed
  3. 1/2 cup thinly sliced radishes
  4. 1 cup fresh corn kernels (from 1 to 1 1/2 ears)
  5. 1/2 avocado, diced
  6. 1 cup halved cherry or grape tomatoes, orange and red if available
  7. 2 cups chopped romaine lettuce
  8. 1/2 cup diced jicama
  9. 1/2 cup queso fresco, crumbled (optional)
  10. 20 tortilla chip strips, broken
  11. Dressing:
  12. 1/2 avocado
  13. 1/4 cup fresh lime juice (from 2 limes)
  14. 1/2 cup chopped cilantro, stems and leaves
  15. 1 teaspoon honey or agave nectar
  16. 1/3 cup vegetable oil
  17. 1/2 cup chopped cucumber
  18. 1 teaspoon cumin
  19. 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  20. 1/2 jalapeno pepper, seeds removed

Directions

  1. Make the salad: Arrange the ingredients on a platter or in a large bowl.
  2. Make the dressing: Combine all the ingredients in a blender or food processor until smooth.
  3. Toss the salad at the table with about 1/2 cup dressing, adding more to taste. Serve immediately.

Serves 4.

Nutritional information per serving: 435 calories, 9 g protein, 39 g carbohydrate, 29 g fat (3 g saturated), 0 g cholesterol, 612 mg sodium, 11 g fiber.

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