Marinated Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Marinated Black-Eyed Pea Salad

Julie Cleaves McLaughlin 3

"This wonderful salad uses lots of fresh ingredients, and gets better the longer you refrigerate it. It's a terrific dish to take to a potluck or any kind of get together. "


3 h 30 m servings 143 cals
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Original recipe yields 14 servings



  • Calories:
  • 143 kcal
  • 7%
  • Fat:
  • 4.8 g
  • 7%
  • Carbs:
  • 19.5g
  • 6%
  • Protein:
  • 6.3 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol:
  • < 1 mg
  • < 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 540 mg
  • 22%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Mix the yellow and red peppers, onion, jalapeno chiles, black-eyed peas, parsley, and garlic together in a large bowl.
  2. Whisk the red wine vinegar and balsamic vinegar together in a small bowl. Gradually add the olive oil, whisking constantly to thoroughly blend with the vinegars. Stir in the cumin, salt, and black pepper. Pour the dressing over the vegetable mixture, tossing to coat evenly. Cover and refrigerate 3 to 4 hours. Just before serving, stir in the crumbled bacon.
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  1. 27 Ratings


This was excellent, it is very similar to the black-eyed pea salad that I order every time I go to my favorite restaurant. I have been trying to pinpoint the ingredients for ages, I never would...

AMAZING! This stuff is so good. i followed the recipe exactly, and it was eaten quickly. we keep it in our fridge to eat with chips and even in fajita tortillas for a light meal. let marinate at...

I took this to a pot luck last night and everyone loved it. With black eyed peas selling at $1.49 a can, I decided to make my own peas in the slow cooker the day before (they were $1.49 a bag!)....

This was a wonderful addition to our New Year's lunch and a creative way to serve black-eyed peas. Instead of using it as a salad, we served it as an appetizer with tortilla chips. My brother re...

Fabulous Recipie! Only I used fresh pea's, or fresh frozen. Keeps it crunchy!

When it comes to black eyed peas I am the only one in my house who can stomache them! But on new years I make everyone have a serving, can be too safe you know! Every year I try to find a differ...

Fabulous! I was looking to recreate the black-eyed pea salad served at our local BBQ joint -- this is it! My only tweak was to use jarred jalapenos, no yellow pepper, and extra cumin ('cause I L...

A little too spicy for some of my guests, but DH loved it. Thanks for sharing.

Fixed this salad for my Christmas party. Everybody loved it. Best part--can be made ahead. It only gets better with time.