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Mealtime Prep - No Fuss Grilled Corn

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Corn on the cob is always a great bet for your summertime barbeque sides. Here's how to make the perfect cob.

When buying your corn from the store, make sure to pull back the husk just a bit and choose ears that have all their kernels in tact. The kernels should be firm and packed tightly on the cob.

Take them home and husk, removing all the silk.

Before putting on the grill, wrap each cob in tin foil. This ensures even cooking and flavorful corn. Cook for about 20 minutes on medium heat.

Serve immediately with butter and salt.

Moms, what other topping do you use on your freshly barbequed corn?

by on Jul. 5, 2012 at 12:00 AM
Replies (11-20):
charlene_kyle
by Charlene on Jul. 5, 2012 at 10:32 AM

 We have never grilled corn. We will have to try this.

othermom
by Danelle on Jul. 5, 2012 at 10:34 AM

Sounds yummy. I like the taste of corn plain, occasionally I add butter

dusky_rose
by Bronze Member on Jul. 5, 2012 at 10:46 AM

I wanted grilled corn last night, but my dh was slow cooking ribs so it didn't happen. I like my corn without the salt and butter because it tastes so sweet!

ceciliam
by on Jul. 5, 2012 at 11:16 AM

I've never had bbq corn.

.Angelica.
by on Jul. 5, 2012 at 12:17 PM

we always just do butter.

countrygirlkat
by Bronze Member on Jul. 5, 2012 at 12:52 PM

I have really wanted to try to grill corn on the cob ever since I heard about it but have yet to try it. 

Leelee1008
by Bronze Member on Jul. 5, 2012 at 12:55 PM

thats how we do our corn, except I have never grilled it. next time I will it that way.

crazymomof4787
by on Jul. 5, 2012 at 1:46 PM

We girll ours with the husks on also. 

Quoting emilyrosenj:

We had grilled corn yesterday for the first time this summer.  We just cooked it right in the husk.  The kids shucked it and ate it without anything else.  I like butter and a tiny bit of old bay on mine!


Bob192
by Bronze Member on Jul. 5, 2012 at 2:47 PM

If you don't like the black, put a little water in.  We also rub them with butter and salt and pepper.  Yum!  Nothing like corn on the cob off the grill!

daerca574
by Member on Jul. 6, 2012 at 7:48 AM

 just the usual, butter and salt and pepper.

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