Fresh Corn Salad with Chicken

Fresh Corn Salad with Chicken
Servings: 8 Prep 30 mins Cook 7 mins Grill 10 mins to 12 mins

Ingredients

  • 12 shucked fresh corn
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon soy sauce
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 - 2 hot-pepper sauce
  • 3 tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped
  • 2 tablespoons snipped fresh chives
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
Chicken:
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil leaves
  • 2 pounds boneless, skinned chicken breasts
  • Whole fresh basil leaves for garnish (optional)

Make It

1. Bring large pot of water to boiling. Add corn; remove from heat and let stand about 5 minutes. Remove corn to colander; run under cold water to stop cooking. Cut kernels from cobs.

2. Whisk lime juice, oil, soy sauce, salt, black pepper and pepper sauce in small bowl to make dressing.

3. Combine corn, tomatoes, chives and basil in large bowl. Drizzle with dressing; stir to mix. Refrigerate, covered, at least 1 hour.

Prepare chicken:

4. In resealable plastic bag, combine olive oil, lemon juice, salt and basil. Add chicken. Seal bag; marinate 1 hour in refrigerator, turning occasionally.

5. Prepare grill with hot coals, or heat broiler. Grill or broil chicken 5 to 6 minutes per side, until no longer pink in center. Cut into large cubes. While still warm, toss with corn salad. Garnish with basil if you wish.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 8; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 317, Fat, total (g): 11, chol. (mg): 63, sat. fat (g): 2, carb. (g): 32, pro. (g): 27, sodium (mg): 853, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.