You are here: Home » Dinner » Corn-Fed Recipes Corn-Fed Recipes Dinner,Featured Article,Recipes,Seasonal Foods http://relish.com/articles/corn-fed-recipes/ by RelishAugust 26, 2011 Off the cob and into the frying pan, sweet corn kernels star in these savory dinner dishes. http://pgoarelish2.files.wordpress.com/2011/08/corn-shrimp-_chowder-4.jpg Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint About 50 years ago plant scientists at the University of Illinois discovered a supersweet gene that produced corn kernels packed with sugar. The rest is history, with Silver Queen, Super Sweet, Kandy Korn and Sweetie being found at most farm stands. This intense sweetness is what has made corn a new ingredient in ice cream and crème brulee, but we still prefer it buttered and salted for dinner. However since one can eat only so much corn-on-the-cob, we’ve taken the sweet creamy kernels off the cob and matched them with sharp, salty ingredients for a dynamite flavor contrast. —By Jean Kressy Share this: Pin ItEmailPrint Smokey Corn and Shrimp Chowder Loaded with calcium, this chowder combines smoked paprika and sweet corn and shrimp. Chicken Maque Choux A Cajun-country side dish gets a tasty make-over with the addition of spice-rubbed chicken. Corn and Orzo Salad with Arugula Pesto The arugula pesto adds a peppery bite to sweet corn.