Summer Vibes: Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad

Summer Vibes: Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad

Embrace the essence of summer with our delightful Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad. As the sun’s warmth kisses your skin and the gentle breeze carries laughter through the air, this salad captures the spirit of the season on a plate.
This salad isn’t just a dish; it’s a journey. Imagine juicy kernels of corn, kissed by the flames of the grill to unlock their natural sweetness, mingling with the rich and creamy texture of ripe avocados. Every bite is a harmonious dance of flavors and textures, reminiscent of lazy picnics and outdoor gatherings.
**Ingredients:**

  • 2 ears of fresh corn
  • 2 ripe avocados
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup red onion, finely diced
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro, chopped
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste

**Instructions:**

  1. Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  2. Gently pull back the corn husks, remove the silk, and fold the husks back around the corn.
  3. Place the corn on the grill and cook for about 10 minutes, turning occasionally, until the kernels are tender and slightly charred.
  4. Remove the corn from the grill and let it cool slightly. Then, carefully cut the kernels off the cob.
  5. In a large bowl, combine the grilled corn, diced avocado, halved cherry tomatoes, diced red onion, and chopped cilantro.
  6. In a small bowl, whisk together the lime juice, olive oil, salt, and pepper.
  7. Pour the dressing over the salad and gently toss to combine.
  8. Chill the salad in the refrigerator for about 15-20 minutes to let the flavors meld together.
  9. Serve the salad cold, and enjoy the vibrant medley of flavors that encapsulate the essence of summer.

Prep time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

A refreshing and vibrant salad that combines the sweetness of grilled corn with the creaminess of avocado, perfect for embracing the joys of summer.

Nutrition information: Calories: 180 | Fat: 12g | Carbohydrates: 18g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 3g

Savor each forkful of our Grilled Corn and Avocado Salad, and let it transport you to sun-soaked days and unforgettable memories. As the flavors burst on your palate, relish the simple pleasures that make summer a season to treasure.

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