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Delicious Corn on the Cob! Fill pot with water then add a stick of salted butter and 1 cup of milk. Bring to a rapid boil. Put ears of corn in turn heat to low simmer for 5-8 minutes ! It will be the best corn on the cob you have ever had !!! by angela may

from the Guardian

Play things by ear: Yotam Ottolenghi’s sweetcorn recipes

Yotam Ottolenghi’s red rice salad with avocado and grilled corn. ‘For a more informal look, mix the rice in a bowl with all the cooked vegetables.’


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from Mail Online

Britain's child slaves: They started at 4am, lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. Yet, says a new book, their misery helped forge Britain

OK, it's the Mail, so take it with a pinch of salt. Also, they misidentified some of the photos used in the article.

from NYT Cooking

Grilled Corn With Cheese, Lime and Chile (Elotes)

Whole ears of corn are a classic street food in Mexico, where they are either grilled or boiled, then often dressed with some combination of lime, chile, mayonnaise and grated cheese This grilled version calls for all of the above, which get mixed together into a creamy, bracing topping, and slathered all over the hot, sweet ears It's not strictly traditional, but it does make it easier to assemble the corn and its dressing before serving

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from Eat This Not That

20 Corn Recipes That Crush It

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from Panlasang Pinoy

Seasoned Tofu

Seasoned Tofu are fried tofu served in a mixture of Asian seasoning.This is a good appetizer, and even a meal by itself. Tofu is a good source of protein. This is often used as a substitute for meat. If you have a high level of cholesterol and want to abstain from meat, this recipe is perfect for you. Tofu is often associated to the popular Filipino food called Tokwa't Baboy. This is composed of cubed fried tofu with boiled pig ears. Seasoned tofu is almost similar to this less the fat…


Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob Prep time:  5 mins Cook time:  8 mins Total time:  13 mins Serves: 6 to 8 servings   Ingredients 6-8 ears of corn, husks and silks removed and cut in half (if desired) 1 cup milk 1 stick Challenge butter Instructions Fill a large pot about halfway with water. Bring water to a boil. Add milk and butter. Add corn and reduce heat. Simmer corn for 6 to 8 minutes Remove corn from cooking liquid and its ready to serve. Recipe by Spicy Southern Kitchen at…