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Elote (Mexican Street Corn)

Tasty Team
April 20, 2021
Elote (Mexican Street Corn)

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for 3 servings

  • 3 ears corn, shucked
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil
  • ⅓ cup mayonnaise (80 g)
  • ⅓ cup sour cream (80 g)
  • ½ lime, juiced
  • 1 teaspoon chipotle powder
  • ¼ cup cotija cheese (30 g)
  • fresh cilantro, to taste

Nutrition Info

  • Calories 446
  • Fat 33g
  • Carbs 34g
  • Fiber 4g
  • Sugar 7g
  • Protein 8g

Estimated values based on one serving size.


  1. Blanch the corn in a large pot of boiling water for 3 minutes. Remove the corn from the pot.
  2. Heat the canola oil in a medium pan over medium-high heat. Add the corn and cook, turning occasionally, until nicely browned on all sides. Transfer to a serving plate.
  3. In a small bowl, combine the mayonnaise, sour cream, and lime juice. Brush all over the corn.
  4. Sprinkle the corn with the chipotle powder, cotija cheese, and cilantro.
  5. Enjoy!
Elote (Mexican Street Corn)

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