Under 30 Minutes
Tomato, Corn, and Avocado Salad
Nothing compares to the juiciness of summer tomatoes. Go beyond the expected with this showstopping salad.
- 1 ear corn (husk and silk removed; tip cut off)
- 2 pints cherry, grape, or pear tomatoes, halved (or quartered if large)
- 1 avocado, halved, pitted, peeled, and diced
- 2 scallions, thinly sliced
- 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice
- 1 tablespoon vegetable oil, such as safflower
- Coarse salt and ground pepper
Stand ear in a large wide bowl; with a sharp knife, carefully slice downward to release the kernels. Discard cob. Add tomatoes, avocado, scallions, lime juice, and oil to bowl. Season with salt and pepper, and toss gently to combine.
SourceEveryday Food, July/August 2008