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Mexican street corn { elote }

what is elote?

Elote means corn cob in Spanish and also refers to Mexican street corn, made with corn cobs in lime juice, mayo, cheese and chili powder.

This is my favorite way to eat summer corn! It's a bit sweet, sour, tangy + spicy

did you know?

Mexico has over 60 recognized varieties of corn and corn makes up a high percentage of Mexico's diet.

Prep Time: 10 Min

Cook Time: 10 Min


corn lime juice mayo chipotle chili powder or Tajin crumbly cheese cilantro

What is Tajin?

Tajin is a chile, lime, seasoning salt mix and I use it in this recipe to add a bit of a zest and spicy flavor. Affiliate link at the bottom of this page

Grill the corn and then squeeze lime juice all over.

Step 1

Mix together the mayo, cheese, lime, chili powder and spread over corn. Garnish with cilantro.

Step 2

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