Fresh Corn

Grits with Fresh Corn and Tomatoes

This is an inviting late-summer dish suffused with the flavors of the Southwest. Stoneground grits are more flavorful than those available in supermarkets; they’re available in natural food stores and well-stocked supermarkets with natural foods sections. more→


Fresh Tomato and Corn Soup

This soup is slightly labor intensive. But if you want to immerse yourself in the summery, sensory experience of peeling fresh tomatoes and scraping kernels off of corn cobs, you won’t regret it. This is an appealing accompaniment to a late summer meal of grilled vegetables and veggie burgers. more→


Cold Farfalle with White Beans and Corn

Sturdy, savory pasta salads such as this one are reliable offerings for summer company. This is a delicious accompaniment to grilled vegetables. more→


Leek and Corn Stuffed Peppers

Leeks on cutting board

Fresh southern corn is widely sold this time of year, and it is usually quite good. Use it if you can, leaving frozen corn only as a last resort. This dish makes an attractive centerpiece for special occasion dinners. more→


Corn Relish Salad

Here’s a pretty salad that’s especially good made with fresh corn. more→