Guatemalan Yellow and White Corn on the Cob

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Here’s your illustrated Guatemalan Spanish word of the day: Elotes for corn on the cob.

Elotes are one of the most popular street foods in Guatemala. You often find them boiled, a less often charbroiled. The most popular colors are white and yellow, which is a bit sweeter. The other corn colors found in Guatemala are red and black, sometimes called blue.

Which one is your favorite corn color?

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