Mung Bean Sprout Salad

December 21, 2021

This delicious, refreshing salad is ready in a pinch and fit for a light snack, or as a delightful side with any entree. Perfect for a summer party or any midnight cravings, Nature Jim’s sprouts are perfect for any appetite!


  • 1 pound rinsed Nature Jim’s Mung Bean Sprouts
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons white distilled vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons Asian sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon sugar


  1. In a 5- to 6-quart pan over high heat, bring 2 quarts water to a boil. Add 1 pound rinsed mung bean sprouts and 1/2 teaspoon salt. Cook until sprouts begin to wilt but still retain a slight crunch, 4 to 5 minutes. Drain well and pour into a bowl.
  2. Add 2 tablespoons white distilled vinegar, 2 tablespoons Asian sesame oil, 1 tablespoon sugar, and salt and pepper to taste. Serve at room temperature or cold.
  3. Shortly before serving, sprinkle mung bean sprout salad with about 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds.