Fresh Tomato and Corn Salad

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

3 of the greatest flavors in nature, together in one dish (Spend a few extra dollars on good olive oil, and you'll see what I mean). Can be served cold or room temperature. Great for picnics.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash tomatoes and remove leaves, cut into bite sized pieces or slices Tear basil leaves into small pieces Combine basil, tomato and corn in a bowl Drizzle with balsamic vinegar and good olive oil, to taste.
  2. Stir.
  3. Let chill for 1 hour for flavor mix, or serve immediately for freshest presentation.
  4. Stir before serving.


Most Helpful

I opted for the cherry tomatoes and fresh corn. I used a pint of cherry tomatoes and 2 corn cobs. I used fresh basil, but I wouldn't hesitate to use dried, especially if making in advance. This was pretty and tasty. And for a potluck when time is short, you couldn't ask for a more perfect offering!

GinnyP May 18, 2002

Lacking fresh basil I substituted dried basil in excess of 8 leaves and let the mixture sit for a few hours to "hydrate" the basil. It was excellent. The sweet corn compliments the tang of the balsamic extremely well... Oh, and it's super-easy/quick to make.

Paul DeSimone April 22, 2002

Excellent side dish on a hot summer''s day.

Clifford Boren August 29, 2001

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