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Fun things with corn
Art, Songs, Stories, Poetry, etc.
Resources for classroom education about corn
Lots of food to make with corn...
Corny places to visit...
Corn mazes; where to go and how to build
Fun things to do with corn

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Unusual types of corn...
Lists of experts
Corn publications
Online and other references
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Newsletters, etc.

Corny Recipes

Corny recipes from all over the world.

Corn Smut as a Culinary Delicacy!

Corn smut!
Is it true that some people eat corn smut?
A short page of information from Iowa State University.
One Person's Disease . . . Is Another Person's Delicacy
"In the US, it's corn smut, a disease to be eradicated. In Mexico, it's huitlacoche (wheat-lah-KOH-chay), a delicacy to be savored. US farmers destroy it or feed it to the pigs. Mesoamerican cultures, such as the Aztec and Maya, prized it. The USDA has spent considerable effort and money to eliminate it. Mexican farmers are filled with joy when they see it, because they know they can sell their crop at a much higher price. "
Can You Say Huitlacoche?
"You will probably never see fresh Huitlacoche sold outside of Mexico, but you can often find it canned in local Mexican markets. Even canned it is delicious, with an inky, mushroomy flavor that is hard to describe but easy to experience in this wonderful soup."
"Cuitlacoche is used in a variety of dishes including sautés, soups, casseroles — in general, any preparation where cooked mushrooms would be appropriate. "
Huitlacoche con Crema
A recipe (in Spanish) from the La Cocina Mexicana,a restaurant in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Quesadillas de Huitlacoche
A recipe (in English) from the La Cocina Mexicana,a restaurant in Guadalajara, Mexico.

Other Recipes & Foods

The Recipe Source
This is the jackpot for corn recipes! At last count, this site listed 89 recipes that use the King of American crops!
The Corn Lovers Cookbook
This site allows you to order a cook book that features corn in recipes for: soups & salads, main dishes, side dishes, breads & muffins and desserts & snacks.
Shoepeg (White) Corn Recipes
Shoepeg Corn
White Shoepeg Corn Casserole
Shoepeg Corn with Basil Mustard
Shoepeg Corn Dip
Dirty Corn Soup
Search for other shoepeg corn recipes with
Corn Lovers Cook Book image from Kokopelli's Kitchen.
Brazilian Corn Desserts
Caramel Corn,
from: (Allyson Tripp).
Kraft Foods' Recipes That Use Corn
From Natural Gourmet Steak Company
Corn and Peppers With Cream,
Corn Grilled in Husks with Chive Butter,
Recipes With Popcorn
From the Popcorn Institute...
Popcorn Recipes and Crafts
From Jolly Time Popcorn...
Corn Bread Fried Oysters,
from: (Stephanie da Silva).
Corn Recipes
Corn Recipes
Recipe Ideas
Corn Recipes
That' My Home
Corn Recipes
Recipes from the Woodland Culture Area
Corn Recipes
Food Down Under
Corn Recipes
Corn Recipes
About: Southern U.S. Cuisine
Grilled Corn Recipes
Kate's Global Kitchen
Corn Recipes
What's Cooking America
Corn Recipes
North American Millers' Association
Corn Recipe Index
Corn Recipes
Corn Recipes
Peanut Butter Candied Corn
Popcorn Recipes
from Weaver Popcorn
Recipes with Popcorn,
offered by the Popcorn Institute.
Roasted Corn and Wild Mushroom Salsa ,
from "The Great Salsa Book" by Mark Miller.
Chicken Sweet Corn Soup