Sweet Corn Recipes: Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo is a great holiday to celebrate the delicious flavors of Mexican cuisine and fresh sweet corn plays an essential role in traditional Mexican food. Sweet corn is native to North America, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that it is the perfect addition to Mexican dishes such as salsas and tacos! The sweet flavor of fresh corn balances the heat of Mexican spices and chiles and goes great with the salty flavors of Mexican cheeses. Luck for you, the peak of peak season fresh corn from Florida hits store shelves just in time for the holiday. Celebrate with these Cinco de Mayo recipes and enjoy the company of family, friends, and the crunch of sweet corn!