Creamed Corn With Bacon And Blue CheeseFrom greekgirrrl 8 years ago
- 5 medium ears fresh corn with husks and silk removed shopping list
- 4 oz (about 4 slices) of bacon cut into 1/2 inch pieces shopping list
- 1 medium shallot, minced shopping list
- 1 medium garlic clove, minced shopping list
- 1 1/2 c heavy cream shopping list
- 1/2 tsp minced fresh thyme leaves shopping list
- Pinch cayenne pepper shopping list
- 2 oz blue cheese crumbled (about 1/2 cup) shopping list
- salt and ground black pepper shopping list
How to make it
- Cut the kernels from 3 ears of corn and transfer them into a medium bowl.
- Firmly scrape the cobs with the BACK of a butter knife to collect the pulp and milk in the same bowl.
- Grate the remaining 2 ears of corn on the coarse side of a box grater set in the bowl with cut kernels.
- Firmly scrape these cobs with the back of a butter knife to collect the pulp and milk in the same bowl.
- Cook the bacon in a large non-stick skillet over med-high heat until crisp and browned, about 5 minutes.
- Transfer onto a paper towel lined plate to drain.
- Remove and discard all but 2 tbs of the bacon drippings from the pan.
- Add the shallot and cook until softened but not browned, 1-2 minutes.
- Add the garlic and cook until aromatic, about 30 seconds.
- Stir in the corn kernels and pulp, the cream, thyme and cayenne.
- Bring the mixture to a simmer and cook, adjusting the heat as necessary and stirring occasionally, until the corn is tender and the mixture has thickened, 10-15 minutes.
- Remove the pan from the heat and stir in the cheese.
- Adjust the seasonings with salt and pepper and serve immediately.
The Cookgreekgirrrl Huntington Village, NY
The Rating12 people
oh yum greekgirl that really looks fantastic there bring it over for lunch please!!!!!!!minitindel in THE HEART OF THE WINE COUNTRY loved it
sounds wonderful thanksmomo_55grandma in Mountianview loved it
Love this ........i do a corn on the cobb with blue cheese.....on the BBQ......so this will be a nice change.....Great postgrizzlybear in loved it
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