My PCOS Kitchen - Chickpea Salad - This refreshing cold salad is perfect to beat the summer heat!
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Chickpea Salad

For when you need an easy side salad for the family!
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 people
Calories 216kcal
Author Mira

Ingredients

  • 240 g cooked chickpeas 1 can
  • 1/2 avocado
  • 1/4 red onion
  • 150 g cucumber peeled
  • 1/2 bell pepper
  • 8 cherry tomatoes
  • 4-6 sprigs sprigs cilantro
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp avocado oil or olive oil
  • pinch salt
  • pinch black pepper

Instructions

  • Peel the red onion and cucumber. Dice them along with the tomatoes and bell pepper. Scoop the avocado out and dice.
  • Add the chickpeas, avocado, red onion, tomatoes, cucumber and pepper to a large bowl.
  • Mince the cilantro and garlic. Add the cilantro to the bowl and toss well.
  • In a small bowl, mix together the minced garlic, avocado oil and lemon juice, salt and pepper.
  • Pour it over the salad or keep it in a tupperware for a later use.
  • Toss well.

Notes

If you're going to eat the salad during the week, make sure to coat the avocado with some lemon or lime juice to prevent discolouration.

Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 216kcal | Carbohydrates: 23.54g | Protein: 6.62g | Fat: 12.45g | Saturated Fat: 1.56g | Sodium: 5mg | Fiber: 6.9g | Sugar: 5.04g