three pieces of Air Fryer Corn on the Cob topped with fresh herbs and served on a white plate with lime wedges
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Mexican Air Fryer Corn on the Cob + Grill Version

Mexican Air Fryer Corn on the Cob
Course Side Dish
Cuisine air fryer, American, Mexican, Western
Keyword air fryer corn on the cob, mexican sweet corn
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 12 minutes
Servings 3
Calories 77kcal
Author Bintu Hardy | Recipes From A Pantry

Ingredients

  • 3 corn on the cobb husks removed
  • Low Calorie spray
  • Toppings
  • Salt
  • Lemon Zest
  • Chopped cilantro fresh coriander

Instructions

  • Preheat the air fryer to 400 F / 200C.
  • Add the corn on the cob to a bowl and spray with some low-calorie spray and the best salt ever and combine.
  • Place the corn into the air fryer basket and cook for 10 minutes, turning a couple of times during cooking so that they cook evenly.
  • Remove and serve topped with some extra salt, lemon zest and chopped cilantro.

How to Make Campfire Corn (or BBQ Grilled corn).

  • Light your campfire or grill to medium heat.
  • Spray the corn with a little olive oil spray or lightly rub on some olive oil. 
  • Grill the corn over the campfire or grill for about 4-5 mins on each side, turning regularly until the corn is cooked and charred, make sure to turn it every few minutes. 
  • When done take it off the grill and serve topped with some extra salt, lemon zest and chopped cilantro

Notes

Tips for Making Air Fryer Corn on the Cob
  • Make sure the corn is dry before spraying with cooking spray.
  • If you don't have a cooking spray you can use olive oil but this will increase the calorie count of the portion.
  • Do turn the corn a couple of times during cooking so that they cook evenly.
What To Serve With Air Fryer Corn
Pair up a portion of Air Fryer Corn on the cob with any one of these delicious dishes:
Creamy Instant Pot Tomato Soup.
Instant Pot Mexican Cauliflower Soup.
Weight Watchers Points
Air Fryer Corn on the Cob is a Zero WW Points food!
 

Nutrition

Calories: 77kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 13mg | Potassium: 243mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 170IU | Vitamin C: 6.1mg | Iron: 0.5mg