Flavor-Packed Corn on the Cob Recipes
One thing we love about summertime is that there's no shortage of fresh corn at the farmers market or the grocery store. Make sure to pick some up on your next trip so you can try our flavorful recipes that'll help you take the sweet flavors of corn on the cob to the next level. We've gathered up our favorite ways to enjoy this fresh and juicy veggie all season long. Whether you're serving hamburgers, chicken, or pork chops, fresh corn on the cob is the perfect summer side dish to complete any meal.
No matter how you decided to prepare your corn—on the grill, in the oven, in your slow cooker, or even in your Instant Pot—it's guaranteed to be the one side dish that your family will request all summer long.
Classic Grilled Corn on the Cob
Recipe: Classic Grilled Corn on the Cob
Fresh corn on the cob is a hallmark of warm and sunny summer days and this grilled recipe is as classic as it gets. Just a little butter, salt, and pepper are all you need.
Corn on the Cob with Seasoned Salts
A trio of easy-to-make seasoned salts offers everyone the ability to add some extra flavor to their plate once the corn comes off the grill.
Oven-Roasted Corn on the Cob
Recipe: Oven-Roasted Corn on the Cob
Adding a mixture of fresh herbs to the butter before putting it in the oven is an easy way to upgrade your corn.
Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
Recipe: Instant Pot Corn on the Cob
If the oven is already in use and you don't feel like firing up the grill, turn to your multicooker for juicy, delicious corn on the cob.
Smoked Corn on the Cob
Recipe: Smoked Corn on the Cob
This corn on the cob recipe is smoky, buttery, and has a little kick from fresh jalapeños. When preparing, remove the silks but make sure to leave the husks attached.
Charred Corn with Garlic-Herb Butter
Use the husks as handles by pulling them back and tying the ends with kitchen string. Soak in cold water at least 10 minutes before grilling to prevent burning.
Grilled Jalapeño-Lime Corn on the Cob
Add Tex-Mex flavor to buttery grilled corn with jalapeño peppers, cilantro, and lime juice.
Fully Loaded Corn on the Cob Recipes
Grilled Cheesy Corn
Recipe: Grilled Cheesy Corn
Chili powder, smoked paprika, and lime wedges give grilled corn a Southwestern touch. Brush with melted butter and cheese to complete this dish.
Peppered Corn on the Cob
Recipe: Peppered Corn on the Cob
Bacon imparts a smoky flavor that makes this slow-cooker corn side dish like no other.
Grilled Corn in the Style of Oaxaca
Give summer corn a smoky taste from the grill, but don’t stop there for a special occasion meal. Spread the crisp hot corn with our creamy mayo mixture, salty Parmesan, and spicy chili powder.