Mexican Street Corn Dip Recipe for your Fourth of July picnic!

Dated: 07/04/2019

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Want to try something new to make your fourth of July celebration a little different? This Mexican Street Corn Dip adds just the right amount of sweetness with the right amout of heat- and it takes very little time to put together!  This could become your go-to recipe for your neighborhood picnics, or for a football game get together halftime snack. If you would like to add a little more "kick"- just add a few drops of your favorite hot sauce- then enjoy!


4 cups of corn kernels (canned, frozen or fresh cut)

2 T. unsalted butter

1 jalapeno (seeded and finely diced)

3 T. mayonnaise

4 T crumbled cotija cheese    (I add extra)

1/2 t. chili powder

2 T freshly chopped cilantro or parsley leaves

1 1/2 t. lime juice

1/4 t. garlic powder or fresh crushed garlic


Melt the butter in a large cast iron skillet. Add the corn kernels and the jalapenos and cook until lightly charred- stirring continuously for about 7-10 minutes.

Stir in all remaining ingredients and serve with tortilla chips. Enjoy!

Please let me know if you have a variation of this one!

Happy fourth of July!   Kathy A Myers

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