Simply Corn

READY IN: 14mins
Recipe by Vicki in CT

It's fresh corn season and this is the BEST way to enjoy its perfect sweetness. Easy and quick too.

Top Review by bmcnichol

Good and simple way to make corn. I followed the recipe as written and we all enjoyed this as a side dish with dinner tonight.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Remove husks and silks from corn.
  2. Place a dish towel over cutting board. Stand corn up on end and using sharp knife slide down cob cutting off all the kernels. Go all the way around. Pick up towel and then pour kernels into medium sauce pan. (The towel keeps the kernels from bouncing all over the place.).
  3. Using dull side of knife, scrape any "milk" from the cob into pan.
  4. Repeat with remaining corn.
  5. Pour in water. Place lid on pan. Heat to boil and cook 3 minutes. Turn off heat. Let pan set one minute.
  6. Using lid as strainer pour off all water. Stir in butter until melted. Salt to taste.

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