corncob

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  • noun

Synonyms for corncob

the hard cylindrical core that bears the kernels of an ear of corn

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Contestants at the UK Corn on the Cob Eating Championships Picture: COLIN LANE/cl050808corn-7
VEGETARIAN (NO EGGS/DAIRY): corn on the cob (without butter)
A friend of mine tells me that in Mexico, only about 225 miles southwest of here, street vendors sell corn on the cob with all kinds of unusual seasonings, including sprinkling the hot corn with chili powder.
Rothstein told The Grocer: "The EC hardly processes corn on the cob - its main production is kernel corn - yet we are penalised in this way.
Best Bites: Corn on the Cob, Mashed Potatoes, Original Recipe Chicken Breast without the skin, Cole Slaw.
If you are keeping it simple, leave the husk on when you boil your corn on the cob to help preserve the flavour and, whatever you do, don't over cook it.
The festival also features strawberry beer, strawberry shortcake, and other nonstrawberry treats such as Salvadoran pupusas and roasted corn on the cob.
This regional limited edition holiday pack has a Northwest theme, with Smoked Salmon Pate Soda as the starting hors d'oeuvre, along with the traditional Turkey & Gravy Soda, Corn on the Cob Soda, Broccoli Casserole Soda, and Pecan Pie Soda for dessert.
PACOIMA - Like thousands of vendors working the streets of Los Angeles, Margarita Perez depends on the $50 a day she earns selling corn on the cob.
Canned corn may be healthier for you than corn on the cob, according to a study by Cornell University scientists.
Get A Little Corny - Canned corn may be healthier for you than corn on the cob, according to a study by Cornell University scientists.
1) Adriana Lourette bites into her corn on the cob at Taste of Encino, which was held together with the fall folk festival on Sunday.
Complementing the evening's lavish entertainment is a four-course feast that includes a whole rotisserie chicken, barbecue pork loin, herb-basted potatoes, corn on the cob, creamy vegetable soup, homemade Dixie bread and an apple turnover for dessert.