Cowboy Caviar a.k.a Texas Caviar - healthy, wonderfully fresh and simple to make dip that also doubles up as a salad. A great make-ahead dish for potlucks, picnic or summer parties. Easy, healthy and flavorful!
In a large bowl combine all salad ingredients: black eyed peas, black beans, sweet corn, onions, bell peppers, tomato, jalapeno and cilantro.
In a small mixing bowl, whisk together olive oil, minced garlic, red wine vinegar, honey, lime juice, cumin, salt and pepper. Pour the dressing over the bean mixture and thoroughly mix to coat.
Cover salad with a plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator for about an hour. When ready to serve, add in the avocado.
Serve with tortilla chips, veggie sticks, on the side of your favorite grilled meats and fish.