Love elote but can’t eat it gracefully? Here’s a version for dates, parties, and fancy clothes that shouldn’t get messy but should still get all the fun.
The corn skewers can be roasted, broiled or grilled before getting all dressed up. Use Polar baby corn or another brand that you know doesn’t smell like a barnyard, or even fresh if you can get it!
Growing up in West Virginia, we always had summer gardens full of fresh, delicious herbs as well as fresh fruit from the local farmers market.
Our local food was influenced by Italian immigrants that had settled in the state – what a treat to learn and eat Italian food from some of my friends grandmother’s when we were in school together.
I have combined these flavors for a yummy garden pizzetta!