Corn, Avocado, and Cilantro

Photo: Raymond Hom

Serve this Southwestern salad on its own or as a relish to accompany a main dish.


  • 4 shucked ears of corn

  • 1 sliced Hass avocado

  • ¼ cup fresh cilantro

  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice

  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil

  • ½ teaspoon coarse salt


  1. Heat grill to medium-high. Grill corn, rotating often, until lightly charred, about 15 minutes. Let cool slightly. Carefully cut kernels from cob. Gently toss with avocado, cilantro, lime juice, olive oil, and salt.

Cook's Notes

This salad pairs well with roasted pork loin or grilled lean pork chops.

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