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Corn on the Cob in the Microwave

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"Summer time and corn is in season. Sometimes it is too hot bring a pot of water to a boil. Short on time? This is when the microwave comes into play."
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13 m servings 77
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Wrap each ear of corn in a damp paper towel. Place corn in a storage bag; do not seal the bag.
  2. Place in the microwave oven and cook on high for 4 minutes. Flip the bag over and cook on high an additional 4 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 77 calories; 1.1 17.1 2.9 0 14 Full nutrition

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Actually, I use a different recipe that leaves it in the husk. Placed in the microwave for 5 to 6 minutes (depending on the power of the microwave unit. Then shuck and serve. (the only negati...

Don’t need the plastic bag! Just wrap the corn like a pig in a blanket, in wet cold water paper towels, put them on a paper plate and if you have a setting on you microwave as I do for fresh v...