Here is a simple corn and tomato salad it makes for nice summer side to have along with your hot dog or cheese burger.I love summer because it allows you to eat light and healthy .This is why I started June with this salad it is really good .It covered with a sweetened balsamic vinaigrette.The side dish is easy to put together in no time and its great for BBQs,Picnics or a quick salad just for you .I hope you like it.
1/2 cup grape tomatoes-cut in half
2 cups frozen corn kernels-thawed and sauteed
3 Tbsps purple diced onions
1-1/2 Tbsps balsamic vinegar
2 Tbsps olive oil
1/2 tsp Italian seasoning
1/4 tsp chili powder
1/8 tsp cayenne powder
1/2 tsp sugar
1.Place balsamic vinegar,olive oil, Italian seasoning,chili powder,cayenne powder salt and pepper in a bowl.Now mix all ingredients and set aside
2.Stir gently to combine. Set aside.Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium high heat.
3. Now add frozen corn kernels and saute until corn is tender.Now transfer cooked corn into a small bowl and let cool.
4. Cut tomatoes in half and place them into a bowl.Add the corn ,onions and stir with the tomatoes.
5.Pour the dressing over the tomato mixture and stir with a spoon.
6.Cover with plastic wrap or foil and place into the refrigerator and let the mingle until your ready to eat.
You can serve this for lunch,dinner or as a little snack.Make it for a picnic,bbq or just at home as a side dish.