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White Bean Relish

Yield 3 cups


  • 1 (16-ounce) can navy beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 cup diced tomato
  • 1/2 cup diced red bell pepper
  • 3/4 cup sliced green onions
  • 1/2 cup diced celery
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro or parsley
  • 1 jalapeño pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, pressed
  • 1 (0.7-ounce) envelope Italian salad dressing mix
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

How to Make It

  1. Combine first 8 ingredients (navy beans through garlic) in a large bowl.

  2. Combine salad dressing mix, water, vinegar, and olive oil in a jar. Cover jar tightly, and shake vigorously. Pour over bean mixture, tossing gently. Cover and chill; toss before serving.