Chef Huda’s Black Bean and Corn Salad

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Corn and Black Bean Salad By Chef Huda

HealthyDC’s Chef Huda prepares the perfect summer dish! Tired of heavy macaroni or potato salad? Try this healthier alternative.

Photo and Recipe By: Chef Huda

What You Need

2 cups black beans – if canned, rinse and drain

2 cups corn kernels -frozen (defrosted) or fresh

1 cup tomatoes – diced

1/2 cup spring onions – chopped

1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin

2 tablespoons olive oil

Salt and pepper

Fresh Cilantro for garnish


Now, let’s make something Pretty and Delicious. In a large bowl combine all ingredients and mix until all of your ingredients get friendly. Garnish with cilantro as desired and serve. This dish is perfect to make ahead of time or right before serving. Now, all you have to do is Enjoy!

Behind the Scenes of the Shoot:


Chef Huda is a multi-talented personality in the worlds of Food, Fashion & Entertainment and has gained international notoriety for her pretty and delicious dishes and expertise in Healthy Comfort Food. She has been featured on NBC, ABC, CBS, The CW, Fox, Howard Stern’s Show, Donald Trump’s Show, The Ultimate Merger, Vogue (Italia) to name a few and is a food and entertainment contributing writer for an array of media outlets including; The CW Network, The ROOT and a lifestyle expert for Monarch Magazine. The multi-talented Chef Huda was recently a featured favorite on ABC’s hit show, “The Taste” that debuted at #1, with celebrity chef judges Anthony Bourdain and Nigella Lawson and also serves as an Ambassador for The American Heart Association.


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