close please select a category
close

Let us teach you how to make great food. Get started by telling us: What kind of cook are you?

You are just learning to cook, you want to make your everyday cooking easier, or you simply want to build your confidence in the kitchen.
You are comfortable with the essentials of cooking, such as knife skills and basic cooking techniques, and you want to broaden the types of dishes that you prepare.
You are an adventurous home cook anxious to learn impressive new dishes and advanced cooking techniques. You are a true epicurean.
Summer Corn Saute picture

Summer Corn Saute

This corn recipe is a great accompaniment to grilled fish and chicken. If possible, buy fresh corn in the summer when it’s at its peak. Frozen corn works well in a pinch.

Be the first to rate this recipe!

write a review save to my recipe box

3

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 shallot, finely chopped
  • 1 small red chile, stem and seeds removed, finely chopped (optional)
  • 4 ears fresh corn, kernels removed, or 4 cups frozen corn, thawed
  • 1/2 cup chopped assorted herbs (e.g., chives, basil, parsley, cilantro)

Serves 4

  1. Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the shallot and chile (if using) and cook, stirring, until shallot is soft, about 3 minutes. 
  2. Add the corn kernels, 1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, until corn has softened, about 5 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and stir in the fresh herbs. Taste and season with more salt and pepper as desired. Serve hot.

I had to send you an email to tell you that you have seriously changed my cooking life!  I have never been much of a cook. I have a busy career and have young children and was always scrambling at 5pm to make something quick or to get take out.  It always tasted just OK but I wanted to eat healthier.  Then I got turned onto your website and it is amazing!  The meals taste great and are really easy to make.  I really ENJOY cooking now and my husband is thrilled.

Sherri