Black Bean and Corn Salsa Lettuce Cups with Coconut Lime Avocado Dressing

black bean and corn lettuce cups with coconut lime avocado dressingIngredients:

Salsa:

  • 1 can corn, drained
  • 1 can black beans (with chili and cumin, if available; if not, add some if desired)
  • 2 plum tomatoes, chopped
  • ½ red pepper, chopped
  • ½ large red onion, chopped
  • 1/2 c fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 2 tbs Devo Mango White Balsamic
  • Freshly ground sea salt and pepper to taste

Lettuce:

  • Head of butter lettuce, washed, leaves separated and trimmed

Coconut Lime Avocado Dressing:

  • 1 avocado, peeled, pitted and cut into chunks
  • ¼ c coconut water
  • ¼ c Devo Coconut Balsamic
  • 1 fresh lime
  • 1 tbs honey (local!)
  • 2 tsp Devo Roasted Garlic EVOO
  • 1 tbs orange juice
  • Pinch of saffron
  • Freshly ground sea salt and black pepper to taste

Directions:

Salsa:

Combine all ingredients and chill for at least 3 hours.

Dressing:

  • Blend ingredients in food processor or with immersion blender.
  • Adjust seasonings to taste.

Assembly:

  • Please lettuce leaf “cup” on plate.
  • Fill with salsa.
  • Drizzle with avocado dressing.

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