It's that time of year when the corn on the cob is fresh and abundant, which means you're probably looking for ideas for corn just like I am. You can do so much more with it than boiling and serving it with butter and salt. Corn is a tasty addition to any meal and it's pretty versatile so you can do a lot of surprising things with it. Check out these ideas for corn and get ready to be inspired.
1. Shrimp, Roasted Corn and Avocado Salad
One of the best ideas for corn is to add it to a salad. It works well in this shrimp salad, but you could add it to any kind you like.
2. Mexican Corn Dip
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This would be such a tasty appetizer for a backyard party as summer ends. Although, it looks good enough to be a meal to me.
3. Quinoa Salad
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This looks like a pretty tasty lunch, don't you think?
4. Mexican Street Corn
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Take your corn on the cob to the next level by making it look like this. All you need is mayo, chili powder, cilantro and lime juice. Yum!
5. Cheesy Corn Casserole
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Doesn't this look like a wonderful side dish? After all, you can't go wrong with all the cheese, am I right?
6. Zucchini and Corn
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This is one of my absolute favorite side dishes. And it's a great way to use up some of the zucchini from your garden!
7. Sweet Corn Chicken Enchiladas
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If you've never put corn in your enchiladas, it's time to give it a try. You'll love it, I promise!
8. Avocado, Corn and Tomato Salad
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I would eat this on its own, but it would also be delicious on burritos or tacos.
9. Bacon Corn Dip
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If it's got bacon, it has to be good! This dip would taste great on corn chips.
10. Mexican Chopped Salad
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If you love chopped salad, you'll love this delicious version.
11. Macaroni and Cheese with Corn and Sun Dried Tomatoes
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Jazz up your macaroni and cheese recipe with some yummy vegetables. Corn works great!
12. Chicken Corn Chowder
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I love corn chowder! It makes such a perfect meal for a chilly fall night.
13. Zucchini Corn Pancakes
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Don't these look delicious? I think they would go great with a grilled salmon fillet or chicken breast.
14. Cowboy Corn Dip
Your guests won't be able to get enough of this creamy and delicious dip.
15. Creamy Cheesy Corn Casserole
Just looking at this makes my mouth water. It looks like it tastes as creamy as macaroni and cheese.
16. Lobster Corn Chowder
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Could anything be more decadent than corn chowder with lobster? I don't think so.
17. Bacon Roasted Corn
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I don't think words are needed for this. I would love to have a cob of bacon wrapped corn to bite into right now.
18. Potato Corn Zucchini Chowder
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If you love a bowl of veggie soup, you are going to love this one!
19. Corn Green Chili Con Queso Dip
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Take your queso dip to the next level by adding sweet corn to it.
20. Quinoa and Corn Patties
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These would be good with some gravy on top, don't you think?
21. Shrimp and Corn Chowder
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If you like corn chowder with lobster, you'll also love it with shrimp added.
22. Corn Cream Croquettes
Dip in these some ranch and you have a tasty appetizer to start any meal.
23. Sausage Corn Soup
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Corn and sausage pair really well together so it makes perfect sense to combine them in a pot of soup.
24. Garlic Butter Sauteed Corn
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If you're looking for a tasty new side dish, this is the one you've been searching for.
Do you grow corn in your garden? Even if you don't, you can still enjoy these ideas by buying corn at the supermarket or a farmer's market near your house. Which one will you try first?