Author Notes: This salsa adds freshness and crunch to tacos, salads or any meal, especially those with hints of South American flavours. It has been adapted from a 1947 canning cookbook entitled Conserves de Fruits et Légumes. —St-Amand Cassidy
cups corn kernels, preferably fresh (approximately 6 cobs)
cups yellow tomatoes (approximately 4-6 tomatoes)
cups red onions, diced
red chillies, seeded and thinly sliced
handfuls of coriander leaves
limes, zested and juiced (approximately 0.5 cup of juice)
- In a medium pot, bring water to a boil and cook corn kernels until tender, but still crunchy.
- Drain, rinse under cold water until cool.
- Mix corn with remaining ingredients and toss together in a large bowl.
- Keep in refrigerator for a few hours to let the flavours get to know each other.
- Before serving, strain out the liquid.