I'm pretty sure my family could sustain exclusively on watermelon and corn on the cob during the summer months. Of course, we eat a lot of other things too, but suffice to say, we go through a lot of melons and ears! Even my four year old, the pickiest eater on the planet, can chow down on corn with the best of 'em, and he's perfected his very machine -like chomping technique. (It's impressive.)
Related: Our favorite corn salsa recipe
8 Delicious Corn on the Cob Recipes
Corn on the cob is so simple. You can boil it. You can grill it. You can roast it. You can eat it plain or slather on butter and sprinkle on some salt and pepper. But you can try some other delicious toppings too! Corn doesn't have to be Plain Jane. You can take it up a notch and use it as a vehicle for some serious flavor and spice.
To celebrate National Corn on the Cob Day (June 11th if you were wondering) and welcome the season of husking, I've rounded up eight absolutely delicious recipes. The only question: Do you eat your corn on the cob it in straight lines or in circles?!
Grilled Corn With Fresh Herb Butter
Use the fresh herbs from your garden for this recipe. Grilled Corn With Fresh Herb Butter via Peters Food Adventures.
Crock-Pot Corn on the Cob
We love whipping out the slow cooker whenever we can. Thumbs up to this Crock-Pot Corn on the Cob via Spicy Southern Kitchen.
Mexican Corn on the Cob
Kick it up a notch with your Southwestern nights with Mexican Corn on the Cob via Damn Delicious.
Skip the Crowds and Take Your Family Skiing in Waterville Valley
After a sizable snow storm over Martin Luther King weekend, there were plenty of lift lines and skiers heading to Vermont. Amazingly, most of them drove right past an awesome resort. I'm encouraging families to skip the crowds on the next winter holiday and take a family ski trip ...read more
Keeping your New Year's resolutions
The New Year is off to a fresh start, and many of us are committed to doing something or many things with more intention this year. But it's tough to stay on track. In fact, “Quitters Day”, which falls on January 14th this year, is the day when most people give up. How can you ...read more
Kids in the Kitchen: Mini Banana Waffle Pies With Peanut Butter Dipping Sauce
School has started back for many (us included!), and today's Kid's in the Kitchen recipe makes for a perfect breakfast or after-school snack. We made ours for an after-school snack the other day and my second grader loved it. We call this recipe Mini Banana Waffle Pies With ...read more
Roasted Chipotle Honey Life Butter Corn
This creamy grilled corn recipe is the new star of the summer: Roasted Chipotle Honey Life Butter Corn via Carlsbad Cravings.
Peruvian Street Corn
The Peruvian staple known as Aji sauce makes this recipe sing: Peruvian Street Corn via Cupcakes and Kale Chips
Corn on the Cob With Creamy Jalapeño Sauce
If you like a little kick with your corn, try this recipe: Corn on the Cob With Creamy Jalapeño Sauce via Joyful Healthy Eats
Cheesy Roasted Garlic Corn on the Cob
Cheesy, tangy and with just a touch of heat, you'll love Cheesy Roasted Garlic Corn on the Cob via Just a Taste.
Kicked-Up Corn on the Cob
A BBQ spice blend makes this recipe a winner: Kicked-Up Corn on the Cob via Cook This Again Mom.
MORE SUMMER FUN IDEAS FROM MOMTRENDS
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