Looking to make the perfect boiled corn on the cob? Learn how long to boil corn on the cob and the best ways to serve it.

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– 6 corn on the cob — , peeled – 1-2 tsp sugar — (optional) – 2 tbsp butter – black pepper – fresh dill — (optional)

16 servings

30 mins

Step 1

Purchase your corn on the cob following the tips above.Remove the husks and silk.

Step 2

You may choose to boil the ears of corn whole or break them into halves or quarters.Fill a large pot with cold water. There should be enough water to cover the corn.

Step 3

Bring water in the large pot to a boil.Add 1 tsp of sugar and 2 tbsp butter.

Step 4

Drop the corn inside the pot.Reduce heat to medium.Cover the pot with a lid and boil for 5-7 minutes for white corn and 10-15 for yellow corn.Using kitchen tongs, remove the corn from the pot and place on a platter.