It can be hard to find healthy, satisfying snacks when you’re trying to be healthy. When potato chips, buffalo wings, or calorie-laden dips call your name during sporting events or gatherings, it can feel like your whole diet goes out the window in an instant. But with healthy recipes like this black bean and corn salsa, you can satisfy your snack cravings without sabotaging your healthy eating.
This quick and easy black bean and corn salsa comes together in a pinch. All you’ll need are a few simple ingredients: black beans, red pepper, corn, jalapeno peppers, red onion, roma tomatoes, cilantro, and the juice of two limes. These fresh ingredients (including several vegetables) come together to make a zesty salsa that pairs perfectly with your favorite organic tortilla chips and packs a bold flavor punch.
This black bean and corn salsa would be perfect for a game day appetizer or an anytime snack; dip tortilla chips, crackers, or pita chips into it for a great texture and flavor combo that’s sure to please. Plus, the fiber from the beans will fill you up without filling you out, so you stay satisfied longer and aren’t inclined to reach for sugary or salty snacks later on.
When you know exactly what’s in your appetizers or snacks, you can feel better about enjoying them—which is why this easy recipe is just one of many we want to provide to you to help you be healthier. Instead of buying pre-packaged food that’s loaded with hard-to-pronounce chemicals and preservatives, making quick and simple recipes like this one at home ensure you’re only feeding your body whole, real foods. Try this salsa today and see just how good it feels to feed your body fresh, wholesome ingredients.