I do hope you’ll visit with us often. I ended up with a bit more liquid in the bottom of the bowl after letting the salad sit for awhile than I wanted. Can’t believe people have never heard of this recipe. Stir to combine. Yes, I will make this again. How cool is that? First, I do not like kidney beans, nor do I eat celery unless it is cooked in a dish, never raw, and do not use DUKE’S MAYO in all of my salads. I appreciate you sharing the information and for visiting with us today. Be Blessed!!! As for the Dukes, you should probably be able to order that through the Walmart website if you’re interested. Be Blessed!!! She used dill pickles slices chopped up. Share your memories of this great Southern dish with us. The person asking told me it included kidney beans, onion, eggs, mayonnaise, and maybe pickle relish. This is fabulous for summer meals. I plan to serve it with ham for dinner tonight. We make a kidney bean salad very much like this one.It has been afamily favorite for many years.We use 2 kinds of kidney beans,i can dark beans,one can light beans.We don’t use celery,but small amount vinegar and a small amount sugar.We also don’t drain the juice.Everyone likes the juice so well,you will catch them drinking it!! Sign me up! Dice the onions. My grandmother always added to the basics and made it differently depending on what was on hand. I’ll be looking forward to seeing you add your name to our list. I do hope you’ll give the Kidney Bean Salad a try. Be Blessed!!! This dish is really easy. I hope all is well in Colorado. That just means that I personally read each and everyone before they are approved for viewing on our family friendly website. Because my mom made this salad for us all the time growing up in FL & since her parents came from TN/KY I thought it’d be nice to serve it. Finally, add in the drained kidney beans. The door is always open so I hope you’ll visit with us often. My sister and I made this together for dinner tonight, on the phone, cross country. In a bowl, mix the hard-cooked eggs, kidney beans, onion, celery, relish, and mayonnaise. The old stand-by basic recipe that you can easily play around with that I've used for many years. Really does remind me of weekend cookouts growing up in 1970’s Florida. Congrats! Amount is based on available nutrient data. I thought so too so can’t wait for it to mix and mingle for several hours in the fridge so we can enjoy it with supper. So, if you’re ready to give this Kidney Bean Salad a try, let’s head on out to the kitchen and… Let’s Get Cooking – I mean refrigerating. Thanks Steve, another winner! This basic recipe has been a favorite in my family for fifty years. Thank you sooooooo much for sharing this!! I did make the kidney bean salad this morning. It was good but I'll probably add more dill relish next time & maybe some dill weed & a sprinkling of parmasean cheese. I gave it five stars because it's similar, a great start, and a good change of pace. Duke’s folks don’t even know me. You’ll need these ingredients to make our Kidney Bean Salad recipe. 3 hard boiled eggs, chopped Colorful, crunchy and fresh, this deliciously easy Old Fashioned Kidney Bean Salad makes a perfect cold side dish and takes just a few minutes to make. About a week ago, I received an email from one of the subscribers to the Taste of Southern Newsletter asking if I’d ever heard of a Kidney Bean Salad. Decided it was excellent and would make a good breakfast with my (not made from scratch) hot biscuit. Accept Read More. I am making bean salad tomorrow. Thank you for a recipe that does sound a little strange,but something interesting. I have had bean salad since I was a little girl. Print Recipe Ingredients: 3, 15.5 ounce cans red kidney beans 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar I loved it! It's a good salad but needs a little something added for my taste. (Dill pickles a must! -Steve. It was so fun! It sounded quick and easy and it was but with dubious results. Thank you for stopping by today. I'd love to hear your feedback! A great memory. Why have we never thought to make dinner together on the phone before? The relish is a nice addition. Hi Don and Donna, Thank you for trying the recipe. I JUST made this - it hasn't even chilled yet and I can't keep my fork out of it. I do appreciate your visits and your support. Very good! I can make a meal on just on the veggies and this bean To make the vinaigrette, in a separate small bowl, whisk together the lime juice, oil, mustard, … Allrecipes is part of the Meredith Food Group. You can use your preference of Miracle Whip or mayo. I do make several of your recipes,and find them tasty. Rinse the beans under cool running water, swishing them around to rinse them well. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to receive more just like it. If you’re using a ready made relish, you’ll just need to measure out the required amount. Hi there, I'm Amy. I did try to spruce it up a bit with some slices of boiled eggs and a few extra pickles on the side. Kidney beans, onion, celery, and mayonaise are the basics. Thank you for your comments and for your visit today. I thought it was good too. Any water left on the beans will make your finished salad “soupy,” so let the beans drain well while you prepare the other ingredients.