Side Dishes

Four Bean Salad

Posted: March 25

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Yield: 10 servings

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Four Bean Salad is a simple and savory side dish that’s sure to be welcome wherever you bring it! The different beans offer uniquely creamy, hearty, and refreshing flavors and textures, with a tangy and sweet dressing over it all. With a little touch of heat from pimento peppers, Four Bean Salad goes perfectly with barbeques or potlucks!


1 cup white sugar
1 cup white wine vinegar
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 onion, chopped
6 stalks celery, chopped
1 (15 ounce) can green beans, drained
1 (15 ounce) can white string beans, drained
1 (15 ounce) can kidney beans, drained
1 (15 ounce) can chickpeas, drained
1 (4 ounce) jar pimentos


Step 1

Combine the sugar, vinegar, and oil in a large mixing or salad bowl.

Step 2

Add the onion, celery, green beans, white string beans, kidney beans, chickpeas, and pimentos to the mix.

Step 3

Toss everything to ensure all of the ingredients are well-coated.

Step 4

Place the bean salad into a sealed container and refrigerate for 1 hour, stirring occasionally.

Step 5


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