Fresh Corn and Tomato Salad

Ingredients:: 3 tablespoons white wine vinegar Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil 6 ears fresh corn 2 cups red or orange grape tomatoes, halved 8 ounces fresh mozzarella, cut into small cubes 1 bunch scallions (white and green parts), thinly sliced 1 1/2 cups fresh basil leaves

Directions: 1. Whisk together the vinegar, 2 teaspoons salt and some pepper in a small bowl. Gradually whisk in the oil, starting with a few drops and then adding the rest in a steady stream, to make a smooth dressing. 2. Shear off the corn kernels with a sharp knife over a bowl (you should have about 4 cups). Toss in the tomatoes, mozzarella and scallions. Pour the vinaigrette over the salad and toss to coat. Cover and let stand for at least 15 minutes and up to 2 hours. Before serving, tear the basil over the salad and stir


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