This farro salad is a perfect summer dish. It comes together in just a few minutes and utilizes the best of the season’s corn harvest. Serve it hot or cool it down and bring it with you for a picnic side dish. This recipe is part of a larger story; to see the full story click here.
Cook the farro according to package directions. Transfer the farro to a large bowl to cool and dry off, fluffing with fork occasionally.
Brush the corn with 1 tablespoon of the olive oil, and then grill or sear in a pan until cooked through and slightly charred. Slice the kernels off with a knife, and then add to the farro with the celery and celery leaves. Toss everything together and add the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil, lemon juice, and zest. Add salt and pepper to taste.