12 Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn on the Cob That Will Surprise You

 One of our family’s favorite summer foods is fresh corn on the cob. Once we start seeing fresh corn in the markets we buy it weekly. Well, sometimes we buy too much at a time, especially if there is a deal like 8 for $2. Corn Recipes for leftover corn on the cob.

Corn recipes for leftover

It is inevitable that we will have leftover corn on the cob and honestly, I never knew what to use it for and usually ended up throwing it away. Don’t throw away those cooked ears of corn, keep reading for some great uses for leftover corn on the cob.

Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn on the Cob

One of the most popular and easy corn recipes you can put together is a Black bean and corn salsa. Doesn’t this black bean and corn salsa in the picture look delightful!  We grilled the corn for a different flavor profile. 

Heck if you are already making the corn for a meal, why not make a few extra ears for salsa the next day. 

We made a black bean salad with Corn we cut off the cob and kept in the fridge until we were ready to make this.  The prepared salad can sit in the fridge for a few days too. 

We asked some fellow food bloggers for their favorite Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn on the Cob.  I am sure you will find plenty you are excited to try this summer season.  


Cut off the kernels and place in a freezer Ziploc Bag.  If the corn is not cooled, allow the kernels to cool in the fridge overnight and package, about 2 -3 cups per bag, in bags for the freezer.

12 Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn

12 Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn

Corn Recipes for Leftover Corn on the Cob

Made too much corn on the cob? No worries, here are some quick and easy corn recipes for to use up that corn. Learn how You can freeze corn too.




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