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I used to throw corn on the barbecue and cook it until I thought it was done. This method was not only hit-and-miss, but insured an over-cooked cob and charred corn silk that stuck between my teeth. Learning how to … Continue reading
What better way to celebrate Father’s Day than fresh grilled corn?
This is a simple, flavorful Mexican dish. If you are familiar with elotes served by street vendors, you will enjoy preparing esquites at home. In Mexico, vendors cut fresh corn kernels off hot stalks as you watch. They then combine … Continue reading
It was from the Native Americans that the first European settlers learned about corn. Native Americans had spent hundreds of years developing what we now know as corn from seed-bearing grass. Long before Christopher Columbus sailed from Spain, Native Americans … Continue reading