Elote Inspired Salad

October 12, 2020 / By Foodland

Elote Inspired Salad

A refreshing salad made with delicious grilled corn and our Kim Chee Caesar Dressing from our Chef Essentials line. 
Course Side Dish
Servings 4 Servings


  • 1 package fresh Ewa Corn(4 count)
  • 1 bunch cilantro
  • 1 red onion
  • 1 package Cotija Cheese(approximately 12 oz.)
  • 1 small container Ho Farms Tomatoes
  • 1 Chef Essentials Kim Chee Caesar Dressing(available at Foodland Farms Ala Moana, Pearl City and Ka Makana Ali'i)


  1. On the grill or in a sauté pan, lightly oil corn and sear on all sides until slightly charred, set aside.
  2. Take ½ of the red onion and cut it into small diced pieces, place in a bowl.
  3. Take ¼ bunch of cilantro and pluck the leaves, finely chop and place in a bowl.
  4. Use ¼ of the Cotija cheese and crumble into bowl.
  5. Cut tomatoes in half and combine with all ingredients.
  6. Cut corn off the cobb and add to all the other ingredients.
  7. Add ½ cup Kim Chee Caesar Dressing and mix all ingredients until incorporated.
  8. Season with salt and pepper as needed.
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