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Grilled Corn with Pear Chorizo Salad

This grilled corn with pear chorizo salad is a yummy appetizer. The simple grilled sweet corn has been taken to the next level by serving it with pear chorizo salad. Sweet corn lovers, it’s a must-try this summer.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Salad
Servings: 4
Calories: 343
Author: Julia

Ingredients

  • 5 Corns on the cob
  • 80 g Sliced Chorizo (2.8oz)
  • 20 g Feta Cheese (or as much as you like) (0.7oz)
  • 4 Medium Pears
  • 20 g Unsalted Butter (0.7oz)
  • 3 Garlic Cloves
  • A Handful of Fresh Flat Leaf Parsley
  • 2 tbsp Balsamic Vinegar (optional)

Instructions

  • Grill 4 corns using a grill pan or a grill. Once they are ready, set them aside.
  • Cut the sliced chorizo into strips and throw the strips into a frying pan/or grill pan, if using (no need to make another pan dirty if the grill pan has been used for grilling the corns).
  • Wash and cut the pears into quarters. Remove the hard parts before cutting them into cubes. Throw them in the pan. Saute for 2 minutes.
  • Peel and thinly slice garlic. Cut corn of its cob and add the kernels as well as sliced garlic to the chorizo. Add butter and roast for 2-3 minutes stirring occasionally.
  • Now wash and finely chop the parsley and throw it in the pan as well.
  • Add a splash of balsamic vinegar and cook for a further 1-2 before turning off the heat.
  • Cut each cob into 3 pieces and place on a plate. Spoon some of the salad next to it and top with Feta cheese.

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    Nutrition Facts
    Grilled Corn with Pear Chorizo Salad
    Amount Per Serving
    Calories 343 Calories from Fat 126
    % Daily Value*
    Fat 14g22%
    Saturated Fat 6g38%
    Cholesterol 32mg11%
    Sodium 325mg14%
    Potassium 626mg18%
    Carbohydrates 49g16%
    Fiber 7g29%
    Sugar 24g27%
    Protein 10g20%
    Vitamin A 820IU16%
    Vitamin C 22.7mg28%
    Calcium 52mg5%
    Iron 1.5mg8%
    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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