Connie's perfect corn on the cob

Connie Ottman


This recipe is just the way we always did our corn on the cob. It probably came from farmers using their corn from their gardens. Really good smothered with butter. Fast and easy to make.

★★★★★ 2 votes
5 Min
10 Min
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ears of corn..husks on
salt & butter

How to Make Connie's perfect corn on the cob


  • 1Shuck your corn just before you are ready to cook
  • 2Put a big pot of water on to boil
  • 3Shuck the ears of corn
  • 4Put the ears into fast boiling water
  • 5When water starts to boil again, put a lid on the corn and turn off the burner
  • 6Let corn sit in hot water for 6-8 minutes
  • 7Take corn out of pan and slather in butter. Add salt to taste.

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About Connie's perfect corn on the cob

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #corn

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