Everglades Grilled Corn, Avocado and Tomato Salad with Honey Lime Dressing July 16 2014

Ingredients:

  • 1 Pint grape tomatoes
  • 1 Ripe avocado
  • 2 Ears of fresh sweet corn
  • 2 TBSP fresh cilantro, chopped

Honey Lime Dressing:

  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 3 TBSP vegetable oil
  • 1 TBSP honey
  • Everglades Seasoning to taste
  • 1 Clove garlic, minced
  • Dash of cayenne pepper

Directions:

  1. Remove husks from corn and grill over medium heat for 10 minutes. (The corn should have brown spots and be tender and not mushy).
  2. Cut the corn off the cob then scrape the cob with the back of your knife to get the juices. (Set aside and let cool).
  3. Slice the tomatoes in half.
  4. Dice the avocado and chop the cilantro.

Honey Lime Dressing:

  1. Add all the dressing ingredients in a small bowl and whisk to combine. (Set aside).
  2. Combine the sliced tomatoes, avocado, cilantro, grilled corn and honey lime dressing. Mix gently so everything is evenly coated. (Be careful not to mash the avocados).
  3. Let the salad sit for 10-15 minutes to let the flavors mingle.