Corn on the Cob: 10 to Try
To really make fresh corn sing, try these creative toppings. From herb-infused butter to creamy guacamole, these easy-to-fix spreads are sure to be a hit. Try a new one each week!
By Nancy Wall Hopkins; Food Styling by Jill Lust; Photos by Andy Lyons
Mayonnaise, Chili & Cheese
For a heartier spread, mix mayonnaise with Mexican cojita cheese and ground chili pepper.
For a fresh topping you'll love, mix fruit chutney with melted butter and spread it over your corn.
Curry Powder & Nuts
A mixture of cinnamon, granulated sugar, and melted butter puts a sweet spin on fresh corn.
Spice up your corn by spreading on a mixture of curry powder and melted butter. Chopped pistachios add extra crunch.
To make this easy topper, combine coarse sea salt, cracked black pepper, cumin seeds, and olive oil.
Hummus & Peppers
Make the most of garden-fresh herbs by mixing sage and rosemary with melted butter. Spread the mixture over fresh corn.
Herbed Pepper Seasoning
Give corn a Mediterranean twist by topping it with a mixture of hummus, roasted red pepper, and olive tapenade.
Pantry-ready herbed pepper seasoning, stirred into melted butter, is a super-simple way to spice up your corn.