This list of 21 best corn recipes highlights the sweet, delicious taste of your favorite yellow vegetable. From perfect casseroles to incredible corn side dishes, you will never grow tired of corn when you have so many recipes to choose from!
I like to think about the main course and pick a corn side dish that goes well with the entree. If I am using the grill to cook, I’ll grill my corn, too! If I am baking in the oven, I pick a corn recipe that uses the oven. Corn is flexible, tasty, and delicious no matter how you prepare it!
Best Corn Recipes On The Internet
Take a look at every corn dish on this list, and choose which one you want to try first. You really can’t go wrong with any of them. In fact, you may just want to try them all. I have, and I can say that they are all delicious!
1. Corn Pasta
This is one of the best pasta dishes I have ever tried, and it highlights one of my favorite veggies- corn! It is amazing how well corn goes with cheese and bacon. You must make this corn pasta ASAP!
Tender, fresh corn kernels and pasta are folded into a Parmesan-flecked sauce, then topped with smoky bacon and savory chives to make this delicious, creamy corn pasta. You'll want to eat it all summer long!
Cold salads are quite tasty, especially in the hotter months. This corn, avocado and cilantro salad makes a perfect side dish for any Mexican-style meal. It is also a great dish to bring to a potluck-style dinner. Cold salads travel well!
Corn, Avocado, and Cilantro Salad
This Corn, Avocado and Cilantro Salad is perfect for a simple side dish that can be mixed up either ahead of time or right at dinner time.
These corn muffins are made with cornmeal which, of course, comes from corn! Baking with corn is a whole new experience and a flavorful one at that. These muffins are perfect on their own or next to a big plate of BBQ ribs.
Homemade Corn Muffins with Honey Butter
Homemade corn muffins are light and tender, with an incredibly sweet flavor. Honey butter is the perfect finishing touch!
Corn casserole is a very easy side dish that you can make to serve a hungry crowd. This recipe uses simple ingredients to create a perfect, scoopable dish that will make everyone at the table beg for seconds.
Whole kernel corn, cream-style corn, sour cream, butter, and Jiffy Corn muffin mix makes this yummy Corn Casserole Recipe amazingly good…and EASY!
This black bean and corn salsa is perfect for scooping with tortilla chips or using as a taco topping. The medley of flavors in every bite is just unbeatable.
Black Bean and Corn Salsa
Corn and Black Bean Salsa takes your typical salsa-and-chips appetizer to the next level. Instead of a sad, watery tomato-based salsa, this recipe is made with black beans, corn, and fresh vegetables, all tossed together with zesty lime juice. Perfect for picnics, backyard barbecues, or even school lunches!
Taco soup is not only loaded with corn but so many other delicious meats and veggies. This is a complete meal in a bowl that you are sure to make often.
Taco Soup Recipe
Taco Soup Recipe! This quick and easy Taco Soup Recipe can be made in the slow cooker or right on the stovetop. Ready in no time, this taco soup is filled with ground beef, beans, corn and taco seasoning. It’s a quick dinner that everyone loves!
Sweet corn is the perfect addition to this summer salad. With tons of fruits and veggies, this dish is brimming with flavor, textures, and nutritious ingredients.
Summer Salad Recipe
Bursting with seasonal flavor, this Summer Salad Recipe makes the most of summer's fresh produce! Peppery arugula is tossed with fresh, buttery corn, strawberries, cucumber, and more to make a refreshing hot-weather dish.
I love that this incredible sausage and cheese dip is made in the crockpot. Just add all the ingredients to the bowl, set the temperature, and forget about it! You can even add extra corn to satisfy your craving for that amazing yellow veggie.
Spicy Sausage and Cheese Crock Pot Dip
This Sausage Cheese Dip full of two kinds of cheese, black beans, corn, tomatoes and green chilis that is sure to please any crowd!
Corn fritters are made with fresh corn kernels and just a few other tasty ingredients. They are crispy on the outside yet tender and soft in the middle. These fritters are a great appetizer or side dish for dinner!
These tasty corn fritters have lots of fresh corn kernels mixed with a little cheese and a jalapeno kick. They’re lightly fried until golden and crisp and served warm.
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