Black-eyed Peas, Cucumber, Tomato, Cilantro Salad
1 1/2 cup black eyed peas, dried
1 cucumber, peeled, seeded, diced
2 tomatoes, diced
1 serrano chille, seeded, diced
1/2 cup cilantro, chopped
1 lemon and/or lime
salt and pepper
Combine 1.5 cup dried black eyed peas and 3 cup water w/ pinch of salt. cover & bring to a boil, reduce to simmer, simmer with lid cracked 15-20min until tender but with a little bite. Drain and run under cold water.
Combine cucumber, tomato, serrano, cilantro. Salt & Pepper to taste. Add lemon/lime juice. Let sit for at least 20 minutes. The longer the better.
I added some small avocado chucks to mine. You can also use vinegar or salad dressing to substitute for lemon/lime juice.