Mexican street corn recipe that will make your mouth water

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Mouth-Watering Mexican Street Corn Recipe

You don't need to travel south of the border to enjoy this Mexican street food staple. Here's how to make elotes right in your own home:

1. Husk ears of sweet corn.
2. Throw corn on grill until tender.
3. In a bowl, mix the following to create garlic mayo: 1/2 cup mayo, 2 tbs sour cream, 1/2 tsp garlic powder and 1/4 tsp chili powder.
4. Brush the garlic mayo onto the corn on the cob.
5. Sprinkle corn with crumbled cojita cheese, fresh cilantro and chili powder.

Now grab the corn husk handle and go to town!

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