Mediterranean Chickpea Salad - a light, healthy and meatless salad made primarily with chickpeas, cucumber, tomatoes, onions and olives; bursting with sweet, garlicky and tangy dressing to add pop and flavor for this 15-minute salad. Easy, healthy and indulgent side dish or as a meal on its own!
In a large bowl, mix together ,chickpeas, bell pepper, cucumber, olives, cherry tomatoes, parsley, and red onion.
In another bowl, whisk together the olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, minced garlic, salt, onion powder, parsley , sugar and salt . Adjust seasonings to taste .
Pour dressing to the chickpea salad mixture and then toss to coat. Serve immediately or refrigerate.