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Jun 18 2018
3 months ago
2:10 PM MDT

Skip the Lettuce and Make this Fresh & Easy Summer Corn Salad

Jun 18, 2018 @ 2:10 PM MDT
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Easy Fresh Summer Corn Salad – removing corn kernels from the cob

Need an easy, delicious salad this summer?

Take advantage of seasonal corn and make this fresh corn salad that’s both full of bright flavors and is also very easy to make! With a zesty olive oil & apple cider dressing and yummy feta cheese, you’ll be the hero of your next cookout! It’s a perfect match with summer grilling.

Easy Fresh Summer Corn Salad – corn cobs ready for prep

Grilled, steamed, boiled, it’s up to you!

This recipe starts with four ears of cooked corn on the cob. How you choose to cook them is up to you. You can even cook them a day prior if you’d like!

I chose to cook mine using the Instant Pot, and it was very EASY and FAST. To do this, set your Instant Pot to 3 minutes on high or manual and make sure to pour in a cup of water along with corn. After cooking, I just let cool and cut corn off the cob.

If desired, you can always just use a few cups of frozen corn instead!

Easy Fresh Summer Corn Salad – adding the dressing to the ingredients


Fresh & Easy Summer Corn Salad

This delicious corn salad with bright fresh flavors will be the highlight of your summer BBQ!

Serves: 4-6

Prep Time: 15-20 minutes

PT15-20M

Ingredients

For the salad:

  • 4 ears of sweet corn, cooked
  • 1 bell pepper, diced
  • 1/2 cup grape tomatos, diced
  • 1/4 cup red onion, diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil, chopped
  • 1/4 cup feta cheese

For the dressing:

  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt

Directions

  • Step 1:

    In a large bowl, combine corn, bell pepper, tomatoes, onion, and basil.

  • Step 2:

    Whisk together dressing ingredients and toss with salad.

  • Step 3:

    Toss with feta cheese.

  • Step 4:

    Serve cold.

Additional Notes

Recipe adapted from Delish.com.


Easy Fresh Summer Corn Salad – in a bowl ready to serve

OK, this salad is SO GOOD.

I mean, what’s not to love? Sweet corn and a lot of delicious flavors are happening here. The feta cheese and fresh basil throw it over the top! In fact, I could probably eat this whole bowl, but I’ll save some for my family.

I’m serving this tonight with some grilled chicken using this Hawaiian chicken marinade recipe. YUM!

Easy Fresh Summer Corn Salad – close up


Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! Check out all of Lina’s DIY/CRAFTS and RECIPES created just for Hip2Save.

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