Corn, Avocado, and Cilantro

Serve this Southwestern salad on its own or as a relish to accompany a main dish.
Martha Stewart Living, June 2011
  • Yield Serves 4
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  • 4 shucked ears of corn
  • 1 sliced Hass avocado
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt


  1. Heat grill to medium-high. Grill corn, rotating often, until lightly charred, about 15 minutes. Let cool slightly. Carefully cut kernels from cob. Gently toss with avocado, cilantro, lime juice, olive oil, and salt.

Cook's Note

This salad pairs well with roasted pork loin or grilled lean pork chops.

Recipe Reviews

Reviews (1)

  • GustatoryDelight 31 Jul, 2011

    I definitely recommend this recipe. it's simple and delicious. Definitely use slightly under ripe avocados otherwise they won't hold their shape and the consistency of the dish gets a little yucky (but still delish). See more about this dish including pictures here http://gustatorydelight.wordpress.com/2011/05/22/summer-sides/