First and foremost, kudos to the buckaroo that came up with the name. If you Google cowboy caviar, you will discover that the name has become pretty generic, so you’re not limited to the Trader Joe’s brand shown above. There are several recipes online that seem to have similar ingredients. as shown in the pic.
Corn, black beans, and red and jalapeño peppers are the base for this dip. A hint of lime, chipotle, garlic and spices round it out and give it just the right amount of heat. It does well as a stand-alone, but because of its versatility, you can lasso this jar of heaven and top your baked potatoes and salads, stuff your burritos, add zest to plain pasta, and add some kick to Vegetarian chili.
Saddle up and enjoy!