How to cook corn on the cob
If you've never made fresh-cooked corn on the cob, try this easy, beginners' recipe.
Fri, Sep 30, 2011 at 01:25 PM
Photo: Enrique Gili
Corn on the Cob
- 5 to 6 ears of corn, husks on
- butter, optional
Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 10 min
Total time: 15 min
Bring a large pot to boil.
Remove husks and corn silk from 5 to 6 ears of corn.
Drop corn into boiling water. Return to boil. Cover, turn off heat, and remove after 5 minutes.
Add butter and seasoning to taste.
Most importantly, do not overcook the corn.
Yields 5 to 6 servings.