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Fresh Corn Salad Recipes Uses Corn on the Cob to Make BEST Fresh Corn Salad Recipe

Fresh Corn Salad recipe is one of my favorite summer easy corn salad recipes. If you only eat corn on the cob and don’t use it in recipes, you are missing something.  I love using sweet summer corn as an ingredient in easy summer salad recipes. There’s nothing like fresh corn on the cob to use in recipes. Honestly, there isn’t much to it and really is quick to do. Just get a sharp or serrated knife and scrape the corn off the cob lengthwise or check out my gadgets.




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One of my favorite summer salads could be called an avocado salad recipe because you know how I love avocados.  So, of course I included avocados in this crisp summer salad!

This refreshing Crisp Summer Salad from Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook features all your favorite garden ingredients. You can make it year round but I think it is especially good in the summer. Corn salad recipes are great summer salads. Or, even use as a salsa or condiment.

 

Stripper Turns Leftover Corn into Your Own Fresh Corn Salad Recipe

My daughter sent me this link to this corn stripper and this will be my favorite gadgetsLove fresh corn salad recipes and these gadgets will be such a help.

 Chef’n Cob Corn Stripper, Yellow Kuhn Rikon Corn Zipper Kernel Kutter (Sweet Corn Cutter, Stripper) with Bit Corn Stripper, EverPlus Corn Cob Cutter Corn Peeler

Fresh Corn Salad Recipe That’s Also Easy Corn Salad Recipes

We had corn on the cob the other night with our dinner and had a few ears left over. The next day I was looking through the fridge to figure out what to make for lunch.  I noticed some fresh cucumber and tomatoes that my neighbor had given me from their garden.  So, I decided to come up with a summer salad to cool me down and please my palate. Then, I remembered the ideal summer salad in Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook.  This corn salad is so easy and so refreshing.  Best of all, you probably have all of the ingredients already on hand! I hope you enjoy this fresh corn salad recipe as much as I did.

    

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This is my corn salad recipe but you can add your favorite garden ingredients.  As you see, I only used a little lime juice and olive oil to coat the salad. Season to taste and enjoy these wonderfully fresh summer ingredients that make a summer statement.

You can make this salad easily with frozen corn but I promise this time of year treat yourself to fresh.  It does make a difference.  You’ll always cook extra for my easy corn recipes throughout the summer because it is so sweet this time of year!

Crisp Summer Salad from Gulf Coast Favorites cookbook

I started with leftover corn on the cob and created a dish bursting with color, crispness, and flavor. Perfect for summer!

Makes 6 (2/3-cup) servings

1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen corn
1 cup chopped tomatoes
1 cup chopped peeled cucumber
1/3 cup shelled edamame, cooked according to directions and drained
½ cup chopped red onion
1/3 cup chopped avocado
2 tablespoons lime juice
1 tablespoon olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

1. In a bowl, combine corn, tomatoes, cucumber, edamame, red onion, and avocado.
2. In a small bowl whisk together lime juice and oil. Toss with corn mixture and season to taste.

Nutritional Information per serving:  Calories 92, Protein (g) 3, Carbohydrate (g) 12, Fat (g) 1, Calories from Fat (%) 4 g, Saturated Fat (g) 1, Dietary Fiber (g) 3, Cholesterol Sugars (g) 3 (mg)0, Sodium (mg) 9 Diabetic Exchanges: 0.5 starch, 1 vegetable, 0.5 fat

Terrific Tidbit: Look for frozen shelled edamame in the frozen vegetables section.



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With over 1 MILLION COOKBOOKS sold, Holly Clegg has become a culinary expert on easy healthy everyday recipes through her nationally recognized best-selling trim&TERRIFIC® and Eating Well cookbook series, including Eating Well Through Cancer, (English, Spanish and Chinese editions), Eating Well to Fight Arthritis and Diabetic Cooking with the ADA. Clegg attended the Cordon Bleu Cooking School, London and has appeared on Fox & Friends, NBC Weekend Today, QVC, The 700 Club, USA Today, Cooking Light Magazine, Web MD, and Huff Post. She consulted and did spokesperson work for Walmart, Teflon, DuPont, The Coca-Cola Company, and hospitals throughout the country. For more information, visit About Holly or The Healthy Cooking Blog for more recipes and tips.
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