Get Ready to Dip: Black Bean Corn & Feta Delight

If you’re craving a versatile recipe that can be transformed into a snack, side dish, or even a main meal, then this easy black bean dip is about to become your new best friend! With just a few simple ingredients, you can create a delicious and satisfying dish that will leave you coming back for more.

black tortilla chips sitting in a bowl of black bean and corn salad

Made with hearty black beans, sweet corn, crumbled feta cheese, red bell pepper, green onions, fresh cilantro, and dressed in a tangy apple cider vinaigrette, this dip is the perfect combination of flavors. It’s sweet, tangy, and salty all in one bite! Whether you’re hosting a gathering or simply looking for a delicious snack to enjoy at home, this dip is sure to please.

Easy to Make, Impossible to Resist

Creating this delightful dip is a breeze. Just follow these simple steps:

Ingredients:

  • Black Beans: one 15 oz can, drained and rinsed
  • Corn: one 15 oz can of whole kernel sweet corn, drained (but not rinsed to retain its sweetness!)
  • Feta Cheese: 1 cup crumbled, or a block of feta crumbled by hand
  • Red Bell Pepper: ½ cup finely diced
  • Green Onion: ½ cup sliced
  • Cilantro: ¼ cup chopped (Alternatively, you can try parsley if you’re not a fan of cilantro)

Instructions:

  1. Start by opening the canned beans and corn. Rinse the beans before adding them to the bowl, and drain the corn.
  2. Wash and chop the bell pepper, green onions, and cilantro. Add them to the bowl.
  3. Crumble in the feta cheese.
  4. In a separate bowl, whisk together the olive oil, apple cider vinegar, and sugar until the sugar crystals dissolve. Pour this dressing over the bowl of ingredients.
  5. Mix everything together well, then refrigerate the dip for an hour to allow the flavors to meld.
  6. Grab your favorite tortilla chips, dip away, and enjoy!
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Endless Possibilities

This black bean corn and feta dip is incredibly versatile, so feel free to get creative with how you enjoy it. Here are a few serving suggestions to get you started:

  • Dip It: Serve it as a dip with your favorite tortilla chips. For an even better experience, try using scooped tortilla chips to get the perfect chip-to-dip ratio!
  • Bowl It: Transform this dip into a Chipotle-style bowl by cooking some rice and seasoning it with salt, lime, and cilantro. Add grilled chicken breast, guacamole, salsa, and top it all off with extra cilantro and a lime wedge. It’s a satisfying meal that’s bursting with flavor!
  • Burrito It: Make delicious breakfast black bean burritos by scrambling some eggs and including a generous scoop of the dip. The added flavor will take your breakfast burrito game to a whole new level.
  • Top It: Use the dip as a salad topper. Simply grab a bowl of your favorite greens and add a generous scoop of the bean salad. The oil and vinegar in the dip act as a delightful dressing, making your salad preparation a breeze.

black tortilla chip topped with black bean and corn salsa

With so many possibilities, this black bean corn and feta dip is a recipe that keeps on giving. Let us know how you enjoy it, and feel free to share any other creative ways you’ve used this versatile dish!

If you’re ready to elevate your snack game, give this recipe a try today. For more mouthwatering recipes and culinary inspirations, visit Rowdy Hog Smokin BBQ. Get ready to indulge in the tantalizing flavors of homemade goodness. Cheers to good food and great company!

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