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Tuna black bean chipotle salad served in a white bowl.
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Tuna Black Bean Chipotle Salad with Cilantro Avocado Dressing

This salad is bright, colorful, nutritious, and absolutely delicious! Perfect for lunch, dinner, as a side dish or even an appetizer.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time0 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Salad
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2 servings
Calories: 568kcal
Author: Vanessa

Ingredients

  • 3 oz can tuna
  • 3 cups romaine lettuce , chopped
  • 1 medium tomato , chopped
  • ½ cup cucumber , chopped
  • ¼ cup bell pepper , chopped
  • ½ cup canned black beans , drained and rinsed
  • ½ cup canned corn , drained and rinsed
  • 1 teaspoon chili chipotle powder
  • Salt & pepper to taste

For the Cilantro Avocado Dressing

  • 1 avocado
  • 1 clove garlic
  • ¼ cup cilantro
  • ¼ cup Greek yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice , freshly squeezed
  • 4 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • water

Instructions

  • Add tuna, lettuce, tomato, cucumber, bell pepper, beans, corn, chili powder and cumin to a large bowl and toss.
  • Using a food processor, mix the avocado, garlic clove, cilantro, yogurt, lime juice, olive oil, salt, pepper and vinegar. Add water to thin out the dressing as desired. Drizzle over salad bowl and toss to combine.
  • Add salt and pepper, to taste. Serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 568kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 45g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 17mg | Sodium: 1539mg | Potassium: 1199mg | Fiber: 13g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 7814IU | Vitamin C: 51mg | Calcium: 91mg | Iron: 3mg