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Grilled Corn Convert

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Post Tue Jul 04, 2006 9:14 pm

Posts: 5
Location: Memphis

Yes Steve, I am now a convert. Until now, I've always opted for the steamed corn-on-the-cob in-husk method. As your book states, "If you follow my huskless will make you a convert"". Yep, tried it tonight for independence day. I'm a convert.

Tonights menu was made entirely on the grill...

* Pulled smoked Beef Roast (Oak, Hickory, Cherry)
* Grilled baked potatoes coated with butter and kosher salt and wrapped in foil
* Grilled corn on the cob huskless
* Grilled (steamed in a pan) squash and zuchini
* Grilled pineapple

Man, we enjoyed it.


Post Wed Jul 05, 2006 10:55 am
kckndrgn rare

Posts: 34
Location: Memphis, TN

Hey man, glad you signed up on the board.

I guess I'm a convert too. Man that corn was super, along with the potato, veggies, and beef!!!


Post Wed Jul 05, 2006 5:38 pm
Bassmasa rare

Posts: 35
Location: Owensboro, Kentucky
Add another "me too" to the list. I smoked 6 racks of ribs on Monday, very near perfect, but everyone kept raving about the grilled corn as their favorite part of the meal. I had to remove the husks instead of tying them back as handles due to surface area constraints, but I imagine that presentation would be even better.

Post Wed Jul 05, 2006 6:01 pm
Woodbutcher68 well done
well done

Posts: 744
Location: Hammond, IN
My female friend, who usually boils or steams vegetables to a near mushy consistancy, finally bit into the golden brown part of an ear of grilled corn on Sunday. (She usually avoids it) The next thing I heard was "WOW! Is that ever good!" I told her that I've been trying to tell her that since I got the new grill. Now she wants me to grill every ear so that they are golden brown all around. ( I was trying to keep her ears the way she liked it.) At least now I can cook all the ears the same way!
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Post Wed Jul 05, 2006 7:40 pm

Posts: 5
Location: Memphis

Good Deal. Man, I feel like I'm still tasting it today (fondly - nothing weird there). The irony is I grew up HATING veggies - even corn. Now I like them all of a sudden at 41. Maybe thats what they mean by "life begins at 40".



Post Thu Jul 06, 2006 1:23 am
Grillslinger BBQ Deputy
BBQ Deputy

Posts: 2434
Location: Irving, TX

Welcome to the board, CLudwigsen! :D

Post Tue Aug 01, 2006 1:06 pm
Kenny 13 well done
well done

Posts: 4051
Location: Belle Chasse, LA
You can add me to the list as well. There is no better way to cook corn IMO.

Post Sun Sep 03, 2006 9:22 am
Freelander medium

Posts: 103
Location: Glen Rock, PA (by way of Freeland, MD)
my grilled corn managed to convert the better part of my family. 8)
Go to heaven for the climate, hell for the company.
-Mark Twain

Post Sun Sep 03, 2006 11:50 am
502mids well done
well done

Posts: 306
Location: Centreville, Virginia
Grill extras, make corn salsa with the leftovers, bunch of recipes on the 'net.
Ya gonna eat that?

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