Everyone loves corn on the cob because
not only does it taste great, it's fun to eat! Here's how to
grill this summertime favorite.
Grilled Corn on the
6 fresh ears of corn
2 tablespoons margarine or butter
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1 teaspoon snipped fresh thyme or 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme, crushed
- Peel husks back, but do not remove. Using
a stiff brush or your fingers, remove silk from corn. Pull husks
back up around corn. In a large saucepan or container, cover
corn (husks on) with cold water. Soak for at least 1 hour. Drain,
shaking corn to remove excess water. Cover corn as much as possible
with husks. If necessary, tie the tips of the husks together
with wet kitchen string.
- Grill corn (with husks) on an uncovered
grill directly over medium-hot coals about 25 minutes or until
tender, turning several times. Carefully remove the husks and
- Meanwhile, in a small saucepan combine
margarine or butter, lemon juice, and thyme. Heat on the grill
or stovetop until margarine is melted. Brush mixture over the
corn before serving.
Makes 6 side-dish servings.
Nutritional facts per serving: calories:
93, total fat: 4g, saturated fat: 1g, cholesterol: 0mg, sodium:
47mg, carbohydrate: 14g, fiber: 2g, protein: 2g, vitamin A: 6%,
vitamin C: 7%, calcium: 0%, iron: 2%, starch: 1diabetic exchange,
fat: .5diabetic exchange.
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