Corn is a classic summer food item. All throughout the summer you can see people munching on corn cobs at family gatherings and barbecues. Corn on the cob tastes great and is fun to eat but it’s not the only great thing you can have from corn. There are so many delicious things to get excited about when it comes to corn. Step outside the box and try something new that you haven’t tried before. Here are the best things to make from corn before summer ends.
Cornbread makes a great pairing with lots of things, but the greatest among them is chili or beans. The sweetness of the cornbread goes great with the spiciness of the chili. Add some whole kernels of corn into your cornbread for another dimension of texture. The corn kernels will pop in your mouth as you take a bite of your warm cornbread. It’s simply delicious.
Putting corn in salsa makes it that much tastier. There’s something so satisfying about getting a heaping pile of corn and tomatoes onto a tortilla chip. You’ll be able to taste the corn in the salsa and have a whole new experience. Corn salsa is a recipe that you can bring to any gathering and people are going to love.
Grilled sweet corn is amazing. Boiled corn on the cob is great, but imagine that smoky grilled taste on a corn cob. It’s sweet, salty, buttery, and grilled. There’s nothing better. You’ll want to always have grilled corn instead of boiled corn. The grill adds an entirely new flavor.
Corn Power Bowl
Power bowls are becoming more and more popular and for a good reason. They are meant to pack as many nutrients as possible into a bowl so you can eat it in a single meal. They’ve got everything you need, in a single bowl. Protein, carbs, and fats are all part of a power bowl that’s just waiting to be consumed. Add corn to your power bowl to make it tastier and more nutritious.
Cheesy Corn Dip
Make a chip dip that will be gone in seconds. Everyone loves corn and cheese. Put the two together and you’ve got something really special. A cheesy corn dip goes great on anything! Grab a bag of chips and let everyone have at it. Put some bacon pieces and jalapenos on top to really add some flavor. You won’t be sorry.
Wonderful things can happen when you step outside the box. These things to make from corn are sure to make your stomach happy. There are so many more things to make from corn than just corn on the cob. You don’t need to have another boring meal with corn. Spice it up and try something new to make from corn. Your family will love everything you make. There are a lot more things to make from corn that aren’t on this list. Get creative and you’ll love the results of what you make.
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