Discover some of the best corn on the cob recipes with this collection. We’ve put together 11 unique and delicious recipes for you to try out!
Corn on the cob is a summer food favorite. But just putting butter on it can get boring after a while. Try out these 11 unique and delicious corn on the cob recipes to add some flavor to your summer time food. Bacon, cheddar, chili powder, lime juice, and more – there is no shortage of topping for our corn on the cob recipes.
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1. Mexican Corn on The Cob
Mexican corn on the cob – that’s an interesting name for a recipe. But when you taste it, you’ll feel like you’re actually in Mexico. This is the best way to serve corn on the cob, brushed with melted butter and sprinkled with chili powder, cotija cheese and lime juice!
2. Oven Roasted Corn with Chili Butter
Oven roasted corn is drenched with creamy lime chili butter. The sweet corn and spicy butter makes the perfect summer side dish.
3. Toasted Oven Baked Corn on The Cob
Tender, sweet, and juicy it doesn’t get better than Toaster Oven Baked Corn On The Cob. Only 5 minutes of prep and 30 minutes of baking in your little oven for this tasty side dish!
4. Grilled Corn on The Cob with Chipotle Honey Lime Butter
Grilled Corn on the Cob bursting with sweet, juicy, slightly smoky kernels grilled to perfection in their own husk and just begging to be doused in butter. And not just any butter. Chipotle Honey Lime Butter! Seriously this butter is WOW. Combine this Grilled Corn on the Cob + Chipotle Honey Lime Butter and you have the best corn on the cob ever!
5. Baked Mexican Street Corn
Classic Mexican corn on the cob that’s flavored with feta cheese and smoked paprika and makes for a perfect appetizer, side dish, or simple dinner. Plus, this Mexican street corn is baked, so it’s easy to whip up this summer favorite all year long!
6. Parmesan Corn On the Cob
So buttery, garlicky and loaded with Parmesan cheese goodness – grilled (or roasted) to absolute perfection! Try this savory corn on the cob recipe and taste what Parmesan cheese can do to upgrade this summer time favorite food.
7. Corn on The Cob with Garlic Butter
Why have we called this The Best Corn On The Cob? Because it’s juicy. It’s super sweet. Corn kernels bursting in your mouth with every bite. Who doesn’t like garlic butter?! Now try putting it onto your corn on the cob and watch how your life changes when you taste it!
8. Spicy Ancho Grilled Corn with Avocado Crema and Cotija
For this grilled corn recipe, the chef wanted to pair that beautiful grilled flavor with some spiciness. They chose a beautiful ancho chili powder and also added some paprika and red chili powder to round out the level of spice. To finish the dish they made a beautifully light and fresh avocado crema and topped the corn with crumbled cotija cheese and cilantro.
9. Cheddar Bacon Florida Sweet Corn
Florida Sweet Corn cooked to perfection and slathered in mouthwatering cheddar and bacon. This is the way to get your summer grilling and summer dining on in the best possible way. Perfect for a cook out, barbecue, or a family meal!
10. Baked Smokey Parmesan Corn
So you’re cooking on the grill and you want to throw on some corn on the cob to finish out the meal. What can you do to make this meal complete? This recipe is baked corn on the cob with garlic butter, smoked paprika, parmesan, and a sprinkling of parsley. Try it out today!
11. Korean-Mexican Grilled Corn
Grilled corn is one of the summer’s greatest pleasures. Slightly charred kernels, the natural sweetness shining through, it is a rock-star on the grill. If you’ve had Mexican street corn, then you know how insanely delicious grilled corn can be. Sweet ears of corn hot off the grill are slathered in a chili-mayo mixture and rolled in salty-fresh cheese – it’s crazy good!