Mexican Street Corn

1
Carole Davis

By
@rodeo1mom

This isn't my recipe itis from Serious eats but it is the best I have ever had

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Serves:
4
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Grill

Ingredients

1/4 c
mayonnaise
1/4 c
sour cream
1/2 c
crumbled cotija or feta plus extra for dusting
1/2 tsp
chili powder pluse extra for dusting
1 tsp
minced garlic
1/4 c
chopped cilantro
4
ears of shucked corn
1 large
lime cut into wedges

How to Make Mexican Street Corn

Step-by-Step

  • 1Light one chimney full of charcoal. When all the charcoal is lit and covered with gray ash, pour out and spread the coals evenly over half of coal grate. Alternatively, set half the burners of a gas grill to high heat. Set cooking grate in place, cover gill and allow to preheat for 5 minutes. Clean and oil the grilling grate.
  • 2While coals heat, combine mayonnaise, sour cream, cheese, chili powder, garlic, and cilantro in a large bowl. Stir until homogenous and set aside.
  • 3When grill is hot, place corn directly over hot side of grill and cook, rotating occasionally, until cooked through and charred in spots on all sides, about 8 minutes total
  • 4Transfer corn to bowl with cheese mixture and use a large spoon to evenly coat corn on all sides with mixture. Sprinkle with extra cheese and chili powder and serve immediately with lime wedges

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About Mexican Street Corn

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Mexican