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An ear of fresh sweet corn slathered in butter and sea salt makes any cookout instantly delicious. But it’s hard to get away with eating it every single day of the week. (Aw, shucks.) That’s why we’ve rounded up a whole list of creative, mouthwatering recipes to help you use your summer haul.

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Grilled Corn with Spicy Aioli

Introducing the one side dish that makes every summertime meal better.    

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Summer Skillet Gnocchi with Grilled Corn and Burrata

Psst—if you’re in a pinch, this stunning skillet takes less than an hour to whip up.

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Lime Chicken with Corn and Poblano Salad

Bye, boring old chicken breast.

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Mexican Street Corn Dip

Chips and salsa? Yawn. This cheesy, spicy deliciousness will be gone in ten minutes, guaranteed.

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Easy 5-Ingredient Corn Soup

A brown-butter sesame-seed topping takes this single-serve dinner over the top.

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Caribbean Style Corn On The Cob

Move over, corn on the cob with butter. 

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Shrimp Boil Skewers with Corn, Sausage and Potatoes

Blow away your guests with the cutest, tastiest Southern dish they’ll ever meet.

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BASIL PARMESAN GRILLED CORN ON THE COB

You can never have too much cheese, right? 

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Zoodles with Summer Vegetables

Best of all, it’s ready in 25 minutes.

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Mexican Street Corn Deviled Eggs

Potato salad? Meh. Sliced watermelon? Yawn. Introducing an appetizer that brings the party to the cookout.

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Crock-pot Corn Chowder

Who says your slow cooker’s only for winter?

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Southwest-Style Cobb Salad with Smoky Chipotle Dressing

Your dream lunch is calling.

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Grilled Corn With Spicy Buffalo Butter

We’re in buffalo and blue cheese heaven. 

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Baked Green Chilaquiles with Sweet Corn + Summer Squash

Homemade tortilla chips are like nothing you’ve ever tasted before. And, bonus, they’re gluten-free.

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KOREAN-MEXICAN GRILLED CORN

Almost too pretty to eat. Almost. 

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Potato, Corn and Radish Salad with Crème Fraîche-Chive Dressing

A whole soft-boiled egg gets blended up into an ultra-creamy dressing.

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Kimchi Bacon Creamed Corn

Forget the canned stuff you’ve seen on the bottom shelf in the supermarket. This homemade dish reinvents the wheel.

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Honey-Glazed Corn Bread

Bring on the sweetness. 

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Savory Corn and Cheddar Waffles with Avocado

Is it OK if we eat this for breakfast, lunch and dinner?

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GRILLED MEXICAN STREET CORN

America’s favorite side dish with a spicy twist. 

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Buttermilk Skillet Corn Bread with Tomatoes and Green Onions

Fancier than your average corn bread. 

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Baked Sweet Potatoes with Charred Corn and Coconut Lime Cream

The perfect marriage of late summer and early fall.

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Sweet Corn, Tomato and Zucchini Grain Salad with Peach-Dijon Vinaigrette

So quick and simple, it’s proof that you don’t always have to have a plan.

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Rosemary Garlic Grilled Corn

Grilled to perfection.

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Sweet Corn Ice Cream Sandwiches

This creamy homemade treat is absolutely irresistible on fresh Hawaiian rolls. Trust us.

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Flamin’ Hot Cheetos Corn on the Cob

We were skeptical at first, too. But don’t knock it ’till you try it.

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Spicy Corn Carbonara

This in-your-face-delicious pasta is both light and lusciously creamy. 

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Summer Bliss Bowls with Sweet Potato Falafel and Jalapeno Ranch

Everything comes together in the food processor, no oven necessary.

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Additional reporting by Alexandra Hough

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