Southwestern Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing

Happy Summer erebody! Hope you all have been able to enjoy and relax so far!

So, I couldn’t resist making this. It sounded delish. Clearly it was so good that I have to share it with you! The salad with the light creamy cilantro dressing was absolutely perfect for a hot summer day. This is for sure a must, plus it’s super easy to make! This was adapted from HealLoveBe…wanted to make sure you all check it out!


Here is the recipe, enjoy!

Southwestern Salad Ingredients:

Head of romaine lettuce, chopped
2 cups cooked black beans and/or pinto beans
1 large bell pepper, chopped
1 large tomato, diced
1 cup corn
1/3 cup green onions, chopped
1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
1 avocado, sliced
Fresh salsa

Cilantro Lime Dressing Ingredients:

1 cup loosely packed cilantro, stems removed and chopped
1/2 cup plain coconut yogurt ( I used plain Greek yogurt)
2 Tbsp fresh lime juice
1-2 garlic cloves
1/4 cup olive oil
1 1/2 tsp white vinegar
1/8 tsp sea salt

Place all salad ingredients in a large bowl. Puree all dressing ingredients in a blender or food processor until smooth. Pour dressing on salad and serve!