Grilled Corn and Fresh Pepper Salad

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Angela Hardesty

By
@Angielo

Very simple to make and simply yummy!

Blue Ribbon Recipe

This grilled corn salad is a simple and tasty summer side dish. The tangy dressing is a nice contrast with the sweet, crisp corn. Red pepper and cilantro give the salad a fresh flavor that tastes of summer. Once the corn is grilled, this is very simple to throw together. A full-flavored side for the summer grilling season. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


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Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    fresh cut corn, grilled
  • 1 c
    red bell pepper, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil, extra virgin
  • 2 Tbsp
    fresh lime juice
  • 2 Tbsp
    cilantro, fresh
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp
    chili powder

How to Make Grilled Corn and Fresh Pepper Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat grill to med-high. Brush grill grate with oil. Grill corn, covered, turning often until kernels begin to char. Transfer to a cutting board to slightly cool.
  2. Combine olive oil, lime juice, minced cilantro, salt, pepper, and chili powder in a small bowl.
  3. Cut corn off of the cob and combine it with the chopped red bell pepper.
  4. Add the lime-cilantro vinaigrette and mix well.
  5. Add cheddar cheese (crumbled queso fresco may be used instead of cheddar as well).

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About Grilled Corn and Fresh Pepper Salad

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American



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