Best Apple Salad

Best Apple Salad


"A wonderful unexpected blend of fresh apples, onions, peppers, and beans, with a great dressing to toss in some zing!"


15 m servings 157 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 157 kcal
  • 8%
  • Fat:
  • 0.6 g
  • < 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 33.7g
  • 11%
  • Protein:
  • 6.3 g
  • 13%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Sodium:
  • 291 mg
  • 12%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a medium bowl, combine the apples, bell pepper, red onion and kidney beans. In a separate bowl, whisk together the vinegar, honey, mustard and pepper. Pour over the salad, and stir gently to coat.
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  1. 35 Ratings


My family and I love this salad. The last time a made this salad I did drain the beans thoroughly. We did enjoy the salad much more when I did not drain the beans thoroughly, as the juice mad...


This was really good. I did add 50% more of the dressing as the original amount was not enough for my taste. The next time I make it, I am going to add some celery to make a little more "crunch"...

Unlikely combination of ingredients that all work together very well. What a nice change from so many apple salads that are just laden with mayonnaise, cream cheese, whipping cream, etc. This ...

I made this for Thanksgiving. I used "Gala" apples which are nice and firm and sweet. This has become an "IMMEDIATE FAVORITE". I doubled the dressing and all of the salad went very fast and e...

Best to cut the apples into smaller pieces so when you take a bite, the apple won't overwhelm the taste...about the same size size as a bean. (like in the photo though I peeled them!) Perfect. S...

This was tasty, and I enjoyed the crunch factor and the variety of flavors! I added celery like a previous reviewer, and kept some of the juice from the kidney beans as per another reviewer; us...

Absolutely Delicious!! I added some raisins and walnuts and had to use red wine vinegar, was out of white.

easy salad. i loved all the flavors & had everything on hand, which is always nice! i used 1 HUGE fuji apple & 1 medium sized granny smith, didn't double the dressing & it just turned out delig...