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Southwestern Sauteed Corn Recipe

Southwestern Sauteed Corn Recipe

“My mother-in-law came up with this dish one night for dinner. Everyone who tries it absolutely loves it!” Chandy Ward - Aumsville, Oregon
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:5 servings


  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 3-1/3 cups fresh corn or 1 package (16 ounces) frozen corn
  • 1 plum tomato, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/3 cup minced fresh cilantro


  • 1. In a large nonstick skillet, heat butter over medium-high heat. Add corn; cook and stir 3-5 minutes or until tender. Reduce heat to medium-low; stir in tomato, lime juice, salt and cumin. Cook 3-4 minutes longer or until heated through. Remove from heat; stir in cilantro. Yield: 5 servings.

Nutritional Facts

2/3 cup equals 104 calories, 3 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 6 mg cholesterol, 256 mg sodium, 20 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 3 g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1/2 fat.