Fresh Corn Salad

This fresh corn salad is perfect for late summer and early fall dinners.



  • 8 ears corn, shucked
  • 3/4 cup finely diced red onion
  • 5 Tbsp. cider vinegar
  • 5 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 3/4 tsp. salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 3/4 cup thinly sliced fresh basil leaves

1. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook corn 3 minutes. Drain and immerse in ice water to stop cooking. When cool, cut kernels off cob.

2.In a large bowl, toss corn kernels with diced red onion, vinegar, olive oil, salt and a good amount of freshly ground pepper. Just before serving, toss in the fresh basil. Serve at room temperature.

One Healthy Breakdown: keep that sunny feeling alive with this fresh summer salad.

Adapted from The Barefoot Contessa Cookbook by Ina Garten

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