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Ace Hardware Recipe of the Week: Grilled Corn Salad on a Weber

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With Ace being one of America’s best places to buy a BBQ grill, especially with some of the best brands like Weber, Traeger and Big Green Egg at it’s more than 4,500 independently owned local stores, it’s also a great place to get all types of grilling ideas for all types of grills.

 Ace is releasing a special Griller’s Recipe of the Week with a little inspiration for our grilling customers from our Ace expert Chef Jason Morse.

 And, now, from you. Send your favorite grilling recipe ideas to our Ace Grilling Recipe Desk– media@acehardware.com and we’ll evaluate and consider them to highlight alongside Chef Jason’s in this new weekly feature.

 Without further ado, Ace’s inaugural Griller’s Recipe of the Week.

 Recipe: Grilled Corn Salad

 Submitter: Naomi Marko, Ace Hardware Recipe of the week reader from San Antonio, TX

 Suggested Grill: Weber Genesis E-325 Indigo Grill, Propane

 Yield: 2 People

Prep time: 15 minutes

Cook time: 10-15 minutes

Cook Temp: 400˚ F





Prep Notes

5 Ears

Fresh Corn

Husked with silks removed


1 ½ Tbsp

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil


2 Tsp

Kosher Salt


¾ Tsp

Black Pepper


1 Pint

Halved Cherry Tomatoes

About 2 cups

2 Cups

Packed Arugula 



Medium Avocado

Peeled, pitted, and diced


Small Red Bell Pepper

Cored and finely chopped


Green Onions

Finely chopped

¼ Cup

Chopped Fresh Cilantro


To taste

Lime Vinaigrette Dresing




Prep Directions: 

  • Preheat the grill to medium (about 400 degrees F)
  • Rub the corn with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper 


Before you start:

 Wash all tools prior to use

 Clean and sanitize all cutting boards and prep surfaces prior to use

 Read all manufacturer’s instructions before using grills, or any cooking tools

 Clean out Weber as needed


Cooking directions:

  • Grill the corn for 15-20 minutes, rotating every 5
  • Remove from the grill and let cool
  • Cut the kernels from the cob and transfer them to a large mixing bowl
  • Add the cherry tomatoes, arugula, avocado, bell pepper, green onions, and cilantro
  • Pour the lime vinaigrette over the salad, and toss to combine
  • Serve at room temperature                              

Products Used:

  • Weber Genesis E-325 Indigo Grill, Propane             Ace SKU – 8017320
  • Weber Grilling Pan                                                       Ace SKU – 8212441
  • Manchester Propane Tank, 20 lb                              Ace SKU – 8100018

About Ace Hardware
Ace Hardware is the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the world with more than 5,500 locally owned and operated hardware stores in approximately 70 countries. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., Ace and its subsidiaries operate an expansive network of distribution centers in the U.S. and have distribution capabilities in Ningbo, China; Colon, Panama; and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Since 1924, Ace has become a part of local communities around the world and known as the place with the helpful hardware folks. For more information, visit acehardware.com or newsroom.acehardware.com.