Spicy Heirloom Tomatoes & Sweet Corn

By • August 16, 2010 • 2 Comments



Author Notes: This month tomatoes are perfection and I just can't not live on tomatoes during the final few months of summer. I got these lovely heirlooms in every color, rich, juicy, and sweet. Also sweet corn is perfect this time of year. I sliced the corn raw and its so fresh and sweet. Top it off with a little olive oil, citrus and spicy pepper and your good to go. So fresh, highly addictive and it doesn't get any easier. Did I mention healthy? Nicole Franzen

Serves as many as you want

  • heirloom tomatoes
  • fresh corn
  • chives (optional, or your favorite fresh herb)
  • sea salt and pepper
  • pinch of cayenne or paprika
  • drizzle of olive oil
  • squeeze of lemon or lime
  1. Rinse and slice tomatoes, arrange them on a plate. Take a serrated knife and run it gently down the ear of corn. Sprinkle the corn on top of the tomatoes. Drizzle with a little olive oil, squeeze of citrus, top with sea salt, fresh ground pepper and a little cayenne pepper for a kick.
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Tags: cayenne, heirloom tomatoes, sweet corn

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almost 4 years ago TheWimpyVegetarian

Beautiful!!

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almost 4 years ago Sagegreen

I love your photo!