Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Tasty Tuesday

This is an appropriate recipe since I basically live among ears of corn. Head over to Just Talk for another delicious dish.


CAJUN BUTTERED CORN ON THE COB

INGREDIENTS

8 medium ears sweet corn
2 tablespoons butter
1/4 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
1/8 teaspoon garlic powder
1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
1 teaspoon cornstarch
1/4 cup reduced sodium chicken broth or vegetable broth


DIRECTIONS
In a large kettle, bring 3 qts. of water to a boil; add corn. Return to a boil; cook for 3-5 minutes or until tender.

Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, melt butter. Stir in the chili powder, pepper, garlic powder and cayenne; cook and stir for 1 minute. Combine cornstarch and broth until smooth; gradually whisk into butter mixture. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until slightly thickened. Drain corn; serve with seasoned butter.

4 comments:

Momma On The Go said...

Yum! We are all about corn these days.

Mommy Mechanics said...

Oh yum! I just got some corn from the farm this weekend so I'll have to try this out.

EP said...

Not gonna lie: This sounds absolutely delicious! I miss my cajun food!

Steph Corwin said...

Wow that sounds so incredibly delicious. Thanks for sharing!