18 Corn Recipes To Make This Summer

What's summer without corn? We're going beyond the classic corn-on-the-cob to give you the best corn recipes to make this summer.
By Hope Tierney ,

Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob

We love bacon-wrapped anything, but bacon-wrapped corn might just be our favorite thing ever.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob

Mexican-Style Corn

Corn off the cob means no more kernels stuck in between your teeth. Add a little chile powder and parm for extra flavor in this riff on Mexican elote. 

Recipe: Try our Mexican-Style Corn

Grilled Corn with Togarashi-Ginger Butter

Photography by Kate Mathis

This tasty recipe is a great excuse to add shichimi togarashi, a Japanese spice blend, to your repertoire.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Corn with Togarashi-Ginger Butter

Sweet Corn Scones

These scones only require four ingredients and you can top with whatever sweet or savory jam you're craving.

Recipe: Try our Sweet Corn Scones

Smoky Roasted Corn Soup

Want to feel a little fire on your tastebuds? Toss a dash of chipotle Tabasco and extra jalapeños on top.

Recipe: Try our Smoky Roasted Corn Soup

Grilled Pineapple-Corn Salsa

This salsa is the perfect combo of sweet and spicy. Eat with chips, top it on a burger, or even throw it on a salad!

Recipe: Try our Grilled Pineapple-Corn Salsa

Grilled Corn with Parmesan Butter

Simple and easy, but—trust us—this parmesan butter is anything but ordinary.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Corn with Parmesan Butter

Grilled Corn & Black Bean Salad

This corn & bean salad gives you all the delish insides of a vegetarian taco, without the shell!

Recipe: Try our Corn & Black Bean Salad

Heavenly Creamed Corn

Photography by Marcus Nilsson

We're not lying when we say this creamed corn is sent straight from heaven.

Recipe: Try Zac Brown's Heavenly Creamed Corn

Miso Corn Soup

Photography by Sarah Anne Ward

Serve this soup in little mugs or cups as an appetizer this summer.

Recipe: Try our Miso Corn Soup

Rosemary Corn on the Cob

Rosemary is pretty hard not to love. It's a simple addition, but the flavor goes a long way.

Recipe: Try our Rosemary Corn on the Cob

Corn Fritter Poppers with Avo-Ranch Sauce

Photography by Joseph De Leo

Holy moly, this avo-corn combo is just too good.

Recipe: Try Rach's Corn Fritter Poppers

Cheesy Corn Salad

Everything tastes better with cheese on top. 

Recipe: Try our Cheesy Corn Salad

Cheesy Chicken & Corn Stuffed Chiles

Make your whole dinner in a single chile pepper! Easy and delish.

Recipe: Try our Cheesy Chicken & Corn Stuffed Chiles

Sweet Corn Risotto with Jalapeño Pesto

A summer risotto you'll want to make over and over again.

Recipe: Try our Sweet Corn Risotto with Jalapeño Pesto

Spicy Creamed Corn

This 5-ingredient creamed corn recipe packs a punch you'll love.

Recipe: Try our Spicy Creamed Corn

Fire-Roasted Corn Muffins

Give your corn muffins a kick. This recipe calls for jalapeños and cheese...yum!

Recipe: Try our Fire-Roasted Corn Muffins

Chicken & Corn Chili

Photography by Laura Gardner

Summer up your chili! This recipe is light and fresh.

Recipe: Try Abby Bodiker's Chicken & Corn Chili 

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