Fresh Oven Roasted Corn on the Cob

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 20 mins

You don't have to fire up the grill to get the perfect side dish. Try this, and you won't even think about boiling fresh corn again!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 450°F
  2. Leave husks on corn, but pull them down and remove silks.
  3. Place corn in large pot, sprinkle with sugar, and cover with cold water. Soak 10 minutes.
  4. Pulls husks back up to cover corn, and tie closed with kitchen twine.
  5. Place ears directly on oven rack and bake 20 minutes.
  6. Remove husks, dot with margarine, and serve.


Most Helpful

I've had corn on the cob prepared a number of ways, but never oven roasted, until now. The corn turned out perfectly, crispy and delicious. And the aroma while roasting was wonderful! Thanks for the great recipe! ~Sue

Sue Lau September 15, 2008

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