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Grilled Mexican Style Corn Recipe

Looking for an easy Grilled Mexican Style Corn recipe? Learn how to make Grilled Mexican Style Corn using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by megbennett

Makes 4 servings



A fantastic full flavored way to serve corn on the cob. I use this recipe in lieu of butter and black pepper which used to be my go to for corn on the cob.

Recipe Ingredients for Grilled Mexican Style Corn

4 large ear, raw Corn Sweet
1 serving Coarse Kosher Salt
2 tbsp Mayonnaise
4 wedge yields Lime Juice
0.5 tbsp Chili Powder
8 tsp Grated Parmesan Cheese

Recipe Directions for Grilled Mexican Style Corn

  1. Heat a grill until hot. While the grill is warming up, bring a pot of water to boil. Add the corn and salt. Boil for 5 to 7 minutes, until the corn is slightly tender, but not cooked all the way through. Drain the corn and transfer to a grill; lightly char the kernals.

  2. Mix the mayonnaise and lime juice. Remove the corn from the grill, paint with a bit of the citrus mayonnaise, then dust with the chili powder and parmesan cheese.

  3. Recipe from Cook This Not That cookbook, pg. 296

Categories

Vegetables, Side Dish, Mexican

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 160.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
194
Calories from Fat
74
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.2g
13%
Saturated Fat
1.8g
9%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
8mg
3%
Sodium
270mg
11%
Potassium
414mg
12%
Total Carbohydrates
27.9g
9%
Dietary Fiber
4.3g
17%
Sugars
8.1g
Protein
7.1g
Vitamin A 14% Vitamin C 19%
Calcium 6% Iron 5%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
88% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in thiamin
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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