*  Exported from  MasterCook II  *
 
                BLACK BEAN WITH PEPPERS & CUMIN VINAIGRETTE
 
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 Serving Size  : 4    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Salads                           Vegetarian
                 Beans
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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    1 1/4  cups          Dried black beans -- soaked
    4      cups          Water
    1      each          Bay leaf
      1/2  teaspoon      Salt
    1      tablespoon    Red wine vinegar
    1      each          Clove garlic -- minced
      1/4  teaspoon      Cumin
    1      teaspoon      Hot pepper sauce
    1      tablespoon    Chopped cilantro
    2      tablespoons   Olive oil
      1/2  each          Red pepper -- diced
      1/2  each          Yellow pepper -- diced
      1/2  each          Green pepper -- diced
    1      each          Red onion -- diced
    4      each          Scallion -- thinly sliced
 
 Drain beans & rinse well.  Put in a large pot with the water & bay leaf.
 Bring to a boil & simmer for 1 to 1 1/2 hours.  Drain.
 
  Combine salt, vinegar, garlic, cumin, hot pepper sauce, cilantro & olive 
 oil in a small bowl.  Pour over warm beans.  Toss well.  Add reemaining 
 ingredients.  Toss gently, garnish with fresh cilantro & serve at room 
 temperature.
 
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