Get recipes in your inbox!Subscribe

Roasted Corn & Chickpea Salad

Site Index Chickpeas Corn Salad Tex-mex

This post may contain affiliate links. See my privacy policy for details.

Roasted Corn & Chickpea Salad
Roasted Corn & Chickpea Salad

I can, and most likely will, be eating this Roasted Corn & Chickpea Tex Mex Salad by the buckets this summer. It’s perfect : healthy, hearty, high protein and delicious beyond belief. Yes, there have been more salad recipes here on the Kitchen Magpie this year than ever before. Hold on to your pantaloons, it’s going to get worse.

Have you seen my garden so far?

It’s crazy awesome, that’s what my garden is. I am bound and determined that we are eating from that garden daily this summer and I’m hoping we can keep up with what it produces. This salad, while not yet made with garden goodies, will use cucumber and cilantro from the garden when it’s ready.

How to Make Chickpea Salad

Ingredients

  • chick peas
  • grilled corn
  •  cucumber
  •  cilantro

Dressing Ingredients

  •  olive oil
  •  lime juice
  •  honey
  •  Tex Mex seasoning
  •  lime zest
  •  salt

Instructions

  • Combine the salad ingredient and set aside.
  • Place the dressing ingredients into a small jar, cover and shake to mix or combine in a bowl.
  • Pour over the salad, tossing to coat the salad evenly and serve.

Roasted Corn & Chickpea Salad

What to Serve With Chickpea Salad

Chickpea salad can be a meal on it’s own, but if you want to make this a side dish it’s perfect for recipes like:

Not only is this chickpea salad amazing, but my son eats it by the bucket as well and Mike..well, we all know Mike. If I manage to even get a bite of salad into him, I consider it a win. Mike eats this salad without me nagging…. so is that a win or more like winning the lotto? I can’t wait to fool around with some new recipe riffs on this…tomatoes will soon be ready…peas and beans… the possibilities are endless!

  Chickpea Salad

The only thing that will take up time for you is the roasted corn. You CAN use canned or frozen corn, I give you permission. However if you want to really get a great grilled flavor, you really should use grilled corn. If you aren’t sure how to make it, check out my recipe for Tex Mex Corn. While you are grilling up the corn for dinner, make a couple extra for this recipe at the same time. It will stay fine in the fridge for a couple of days, then you can make up this salad!

Happy cooking everyone!

Love you more than chocolate,

Karlynn

PIN THIS RECIPE to your SALAD RECIPES Boards and Remember to FOLLOW ME ON PINTEREST!

Smokey grilled corn takes this chickpea salad from great to spectacular and the homemade dressing is only 5 ingredients! #corn #salad #chickpea #texmex

 

Learn to cook like the Kitchen Magpie

Roasted Corn and Chickpea Salad

Smokey grilled corn takes this chickpea salad from great to spectacular and the homemade dressing is only 5 ingredients!
0 from 0 votes
Prep Time
5 minutes
Total Time
5 minutes
Course
Salad
Cuisine
American
Servings
6
Calories
111
Author
Karlynn Johnston
Keywords
chickpea salad

Ingredients

  • 1 15-18oz can of chick peas drained
  • 2 cups grilled corn or canned drained corn
  • 1 cup of diced cucumber
  • 3 tbsp chopped cilantro

Dressing Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 1/2 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 tbsp melted honey
  • 3 tsp Tex Mex seasoning
  • 1 tsp lime zest
  • dash of salt

Instructions

  1. Combine the salad ingredient and set aside.
  2. Place the dressing ingredients into a small jar, cover and shake to mix or combine in a bowl.
  3. Pour over the salad, tossing to coat the salad evenly and serve.

Nutrition Information

Calories: 111kcal, Carbohydrates: 16g, Protein: 2g, Fat: 5g, Sodium: 1mg, Potassium: 173mg, Fiber: 2g, Sugar: 5g, Vitamin A: 4.1%, Vitamin C: 5.6%, Calcium: 4.2%, Iron: 6.6%

All calories and info are based on a third party calculator and are only an estimate. Actual nutritional info will vary with brands used, your measuring methods, portion sizes and more.

Made this recipe?

Share a photo of what you made on Instagram or Facebook and tag me @thekitchenmagpie or hashtag it #thekitchenmagpie.

Please rate this recipe in the comments below to help out your fellow cooks!

 

Salads / Roasted Corn & Chickpea SaladLast updated on March 9, 2019
Save Your Favorite Recipes!
Create an account and save recipes

Karlynn Johnston

I’m a busy mom of two, wife & cookbook author who loves creating fast, fresh meals for my little family on the Canadian Prairies. Karlynn Facts: I'm allergic to broccoli. I've never met a cocktail that I didn't like. I would rather burn down my house than clean it. Most of all, I love helping YOU get dinner ready because there's nothing more important than connecting with our loved ones around the dinner table!

Learn more about me

Site Index Chickpeas Corn Salad Tex-mex

Reader Interactions

Comments & Recipe Tips Share a tip or comment!

Leave a Comment or Recipe Tip

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.