Mexican Corn Salad

barbara lentz


So good


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5 Min
15 Min
Stove Top


  • 4
    ears of corn kernels cut from the ears
  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 medium
    jalapeno pepper seeded and diced
  • 3 clove
    garlic minced
  • 4 Tbsp
  • 3
    scallions finely diced
  • 1 small
    lime juiced
  • 1 tsp
    red pepper flakes
  • 2 tsp
    chili powder
  • ·
    fresh cilantro chopped
  • 3 Tbsp
    cotija cheese crumbled

How to Make Mexican Corn Salad


  1. Melt the butter in a large skillet. Add the corn and let it sit tossing once in a while until corn is charred a bit 10 minutes. Add the jalapeno and garlic. Saute for another 5 minutes.
  2. Remove from heat and stir in the mayonnaise, scallions, lime juice, red pepper flakes and chili powder.
  3. Sprinkle Cotija cheese on top and garnish with cilantro

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About Mexican Corn Salad

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

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