The world ldquo elote rdquo means ldquo corn cob rdquo in spanish and mexican elote is grilled corn on the cob slathered in a mayo cream sauce and garnished with chili powder cheese and lime elotes and esquites are as commonly sold from street hellip.

Esquites is mexican street corn served off the cob and in a cup whereas elotes is mexican street corn served on the cob how to make esquites making esquites is very easy and only requires about 5 minutes of actual cook time first cook the fresh corn kernels in a skillet with butter and garlic for 5 minutes this will bring out some of the.

How to make mexican street corn salad prepare the corn ndash cut the corn off the cob for this street corn salad recipe i used 5 ears to get 4 cups of corn if using frozen there rsquo s no need to thaw the corn before hand heat olive oil in a skillet over high heat and char your corn stirring occasionally fresh and canned corn usually takes 3 5 minutes while frozen may take a hellip.

Elotes mexican corn in a cup credit lutzflcat view recipe this link opens in a new tab commonly sold by street vendors in mexico this heavily seasoned corn can improve any taco night this was soooo good says reviewer drkari my husband said we are going to be eating a lot more corn in this house now 8 of 14.