Two Bean Macaroni with Lemony Honey Mustard Dressing Recipe

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Best with Sunkist® Lemons
 
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This is a very tasty and easy bean salad made with two kinds of beans, pasta, bell pepper, onion, garlic and honey mustard. Two Bean Macaroni with Lemony Honey Mustard Dressing is a delicious side dish and is a great source of protein and fiber.

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup elbow macaroni
  • Boiling water
  • 1 Sunkist® lemon, zest and juice (3 Tbsp. juice)
  • 2 Tbsp. canola or olive oil
  • 1 Tbsp. honey mustard or raspberry honey mustard
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • 1 large garlic clove, minced
  • 1 cup cooked kidney beans
  • 1 cup small white or great northern beans
  • 1/2 cup diced sweet yellow or red bell pepper (or combination)
  • 1/3 cup sliced green onion

Instructions: (Makes 6 servings)

  • In saucepan cook macaroni in boiling water until just tender, 6 to 8 minutes, drain. Rinse with cold water and drain again.
  • In large bowl whisk together lemon zest and juice, oil, mustard, honey and garlic. Stir in beans, pepper, onions and macaroni. Serve at room temperature or cover and chill.