This avocado corn salad is a straightforward and wholesome summer time recipe made with avocado, corn, tomato, lime juice, and contemporary cilantro. Pairs properly with fish, grilled rooster, or steak! So delish!
Nothing screams summer time to me greater than an avocado corn salad that actually pairs completely with each single meal that we are going to be making this summer time.
We’ve been making this contemporary corn salad through the summers for so long as I can bear in mind, and it’s at all times a success for anybody who tries some.
It’s a mild and ideal dish for any BBQ or summer time get together and the most effective components is that the longer it sits within the contemporary lime dressing, the higher it tastes. Plus it solely requires a handful of actually easy elements that simply have to be thrown collectively!
Summer time Corn Salad
This salad is one phrase: contemporary. It’s product of actual healthful elements that come straight from the bottom. It tastes actual, stuffed with taste and finally makes for the right summer time dish.
We like to make use of contemporary corn on this recipe, however you too can use canned. I desire to both grill the corn up or by shortly boiling it on the range.
It’s all tossed in a scrumptious fast dressing product of lime, garlic, olive oil, and somewhat spice in case you prefer it with some warmth. I at all times discover that the longer it sits within the dressing and marinates, the higher the salad tastes, so in case you’re going to a BBQ and wish to carry this corn salad, I might put together it about 4 hours forward of time.
The avocado gained’t brown due to the acid from the lime juice will assist to maintain it contemporary, and as we stated earlier than, the flavors marinate and get deeper because it sits!
Substances in Avocado Corn Salad
Corn – in fact! We like to both use contemporary grilled or boiled corn, however you too can use corn from a can! Both manner, any corn will work for this.
Avocado – ripe, however not mushy avocados make this salad excellent. We desire ones with somewhat little bit of a chunk to them.
Tomatoes – any tomatoes work right here! we love to make use of grape or cherry tomatoes for the right summer time tomato taste bursting with juicy goodness.
Crimson onion – purple onion for somewhat chunk, but in addition can use inexperienced onion or white.
Cilantro – my favourite taste profile from an herb. Cilantro is the right contemporary herb for this summer time salad!
Jalapeno (non-obligatory) however I really like so as to add some in for somewhat little bit of spice!
Avocado Corn Salad Dressing Substances:
- olive oil
- lime zest
- salt + pepper + purple chili flakes
Learn how to make a great salad
For this straightforward avocado corn salad, you wish to put together your corn forward of time by both grilling it or boiling it, then chopping it off the cob into kernels. I like to depart a number of the kernels collectively for extra texture. When you’re utilizing canned corn, drain and rinse it.
Then add in your chopped avocados, sliced tomatoes, purple onion, and cilantro (and non-obligatory jalapeno).
Put together your dressing in one other bowl, whisking collectively the lime juice, garlic, olive oil, salt, pepper, lime zest, and chili flakes. Drizzle this over prime of the corn salad combination and toss till properly mixed.
Let sit within the fridge for not less than one hour earlier than serving and serve both at room temperature or barely chilled! If you need a extra strong taste, put together the salad not less than 4 hours forward of time.
Serve with grilled rooster, fish, as a dip with tortilla chips, or simply eat straight up! You’re going to be making this avocado corn salad on repeat this summer time!
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