Grilled Corn Pasta Salad Recipe

This post may contain affiliate links. For more info please read the full disclosure statement

Originally published as Grilled Corn Pasta Salad in Light & Tasty April/May 2001, p51

Grilled Corn Pasta Salad Recipe
Source: 
Recipe type: Pasta Salad
Serves: 8
 
Ingredients
  • 4 large ears sweet corn in husks
  • 1-1/2 cups uncooked penne pasta
  • 2 cups cherry tomatoes
  • 1 medium zucchini, thinly sliced
  • 1 can (2-1/4 ounces) sliced ripe olives, drained
  • ⅓ cup white wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon ground mustard
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon pepper
Instructions
  1. Carefully peel back corn husks to within 1 in. of bottom; remove silk. Rewrap corn in husks and secure with kitchen string. Place in a stockpot; cover with cold water. Soak for 20 minutes; drain.
  2. Grill corn, covered, over medium heat for 25-30 minutes or until tender, turning often.
  3. Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package directions; drain and rinse in cold water. When corn is cool enough to handle, remove kernels from cobs and place in a large bowl. Add the pasta, tomatoes, zucchini and olives.
  4. In a small bowl, whisk the remaining ingredients. Pour over salad and toss gently to coat. Cover and refrigerate until serving.

Shop Taste of Home
Thank You Taste Of Home for the picture and recipe!

Speak Your Mind

*

Rate this recipe: