Norma Rae Escandon from Whole Foods shares a healthy recipe that's great for the summer. It's a colorful dish that makes the most of peak season produce and features a quick dressing.
The recipe, which serves four, is as follows:
1 ripe avocado, mashed
1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
2 tablespoons lime juice
2 (15-ounce) cans no-salt-added black beans, rinsed and drained
4 cups shredded romaine lettuce
1 cup grape tomatoes, halved
1 cup corn kernels, fresh or thawed if frozen
1 small red bell pepper, chopped
1/2 cup toasted pumpkin seeds
In a large bowl, whisk together avocado, cilantro and lime juice until blended.
Add beans, lettuce, tomatoes, corn, pepper, pumpkin seeds and toss until evenly coated.