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5 from 2 votes

How to Cook Corn on the Cob

Corn on the cob can be microwaved, or grilled
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time15 minutes
Course: Vegetable
Cuisine: American
Author: Angela Roberts


  • corn on the cob


microwave corn

  • Wrap entire corn on the cob unshucked in wet paper towel and microwave for three minutes.

Grilled Corn

  • For steamed-like corn, grill for ten minutes, turning once, in entire husk, unshucked.
  • For charred corn, remove hair and return corn to husk and grill for then minutes. You can at this time add your butter or mayonnaise.
  • For charred corn, you can put the corn out of husk, directly on grill for 10 minutes, turning at least once.