Bell Pepper Salad

Source: Food Hero

Serving size: 1 cup (102g)

Servings per recipe: 6 servings

An array of assorted bell peppers makes for a delicious and healthy side dish, snack or meal!

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Ingredients

4 bell peppers

1/2 medium onion

2 1/2 tablespoons vinegar

1 tablespoon vegetable oil

1/8 teaspoon salt and pepper

Materials

sharp knife and cutting board, large mixing bowl, measuring spoons.

Instructions

  1. Wash bell peppers and remove tops and seeds. Cut into 1/4 inch thick strips. Peel onion and slice into thin strips.
  2. In a large mixing bowl stir together vinegar, vegetable oi, salt and pepper. Add bell pepper and onion and gently stir to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes before serving.
  3. Refrigerate leftovers within 2 hours.

More About Bell Peppers

How to Select

Choose peppers that are brightly colored and firm with tight skin. Avoid dull or shriveled peppers.

How to Store

Refrigerate bell peppers and use within 5 days. To freeze, remove seeds, cut, and store in plastic bags.

How to Prepare

Rinse in cold water. Peppers can be eaten raw, grilled, baked or sauteed. Add them to pizzas, scrambled eggs or salads. Stuff and bake them for a delicious meal!