Mexican Corn on the Cob

Are you lucky enough to have had a Mexican Corn on the Cob? This addicting treat is a favorite in my house. We make it often or buy it from the street vendor who frequents my neighborhood everyday. Next time you are craving a spicy cheesy treat, give Mexican Corn on the cob a try, it’s the caramel apple of corns.

To watch my video on how to prepare this delicious kernel treat, click here.

Ingredients for Mexican Corn on the Cob:

  • 1 – cooked corn on the cob (grilled, boiled or steamed)
  • The juice of 1/2 a lime
  • 1 – tablespoon butter
  • 1 – tablespoon mayo
  • 1 – tablespoon cotija cheese crumbled
  • cayenne pepper to your liking


  1. Squeeze lime juice onto hot cooked corn on the cob.
  2.  Spread butter on corn.
  3. Slather it in Mayo.
  4. Sprinkle the cotija cheese on top.
  5. Last spice with cayenne pepper.


Did you like this? Share it:



This entry was posted in Foods for LENT, Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian Corner and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

4 Responses to Mexican Corn on the Cob

  1. Pingback: Mexican Style Corn on the Cob | My Family Blog

  2. averagebetty says:

    Strangely enough, this brings me back to Idaho 😉 YUM!

  3. Nicole, this sounds so yummy! I’m a huge fan of corn on the cob. I’ll definitely by trying this when corn is back in season in NC.

Leave a Reply