Char Marks - Ultimate Symbol Of Summer
Taste of Home|June/July 2019
Char Marks - Ultimate Symbol Of Summer

Char marks are the ultimate symbol of summer. Of course, sweet corn, watermelon and party-ready swag make pretty good contenders, too.

Sweet Corn- Tomato Salad

I always make this for family events and parties. It reminds me of all our barbecues and picnics over the years. Using fresh corn and basil makes a huge difference in this recipe.

—Jessica Kleinbaum, Plant City, FL

Prep: 15 min.

• Cook: 10 min. + chilling

• Makes: 10 servings

8 medium ears sweet corn, husks removed

1 large sweet red pepper, chopped

2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved

1 small red onion, finely chopped

¼ cup coarsely chopped fresh basil


½ cup canola oil

¼ cup rice vinegar

2 Tbsp. lime juice

1¼ tsp. salt

½ to 1 tsp. hot pepper sauce

½ tsp. garlic powder

½ tsp. grated lime zest

¼ tsp. pepper


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June/July 2019