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Grilled Corn With Cheese and Lime

Unexpected ingredients—queso fresco (a fresh Mexican cheese), lime juice, and cayenne—lend Mexican flair to this classic side dish. Make-ahead tip: Shuck the corn up to a day in advance; refrigerate. Recipe by Kate Merker: June, 2010 from the Real Simple website: http://www.realsimple.com/food-recipes/browse-all-recipes/grilled-corn-cheese-lime-recipe-00000000034983/index.html.

  • Yield: 8 servings
  • Prep time:5 Minutes
  • Cook time:10 Minutes


  • 8 ear(s) corn, shucked
  • 1 tablespoon(s) olive oil
  • Kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup(s) crumbled queso fresco (fresh Mexican cheese)
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon(s) cayenne pepper
  • 2 limes, cut into wedges


1. Heat grill to medium-high. Brush the corn with the oil and sprinkle with ½ teaspoon salt. Grill, turning often, until tender and charred, 5 to 7 minutes.

2. Sprinkle the corn with the cheese and cayenne. Serve with the lime wedges.

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