In Season: Sweet Corn
Enjoy these seasonal specials while you can
If, as the old saying goes, corn is “knee-high by the Fourth of July,” by now, we’re up to our ears in it! Corn is now gracing the summer menus at many Lettuce Entertain You restaurants, as chefs use the kernels in their dishes. Read on for a few of our favorites, but don’t sleep on these sweet summer corn specials, as most are only available for a limited time!
For more on summer ingredients, check out Chefs’ Favorite Summer Ingredients.
The Main Course
The Shrimp Scampi Campanelle with sweet corn broth and red chili breadcrumbs at Beatrix is combines all the tastes of summer in a bowl!
Big Bowl is taking corn to wok with their limited time Thai Summer Corn & Wok-Seared Chicken. Fresh sweet corn is enhanced with cherry tomatoes, jicama, onions and cilantro.
RPM Italian in Chicago and Las Vegas is serving the ultimate summer pasta dish with the Sweet Corn Agnolotti with Black Winter Truffle.
Join Pizzeria Portofino riverside and soak up the last of summer with the views and the seasonal Corn & Black Truffle Pizza made with
truffle tremor, chives, parmesan.
The Sweet Corn Hummus with corn cream, Urfa, Aleppo and lime is a fresh take on a classic at Aba.
What goes well with you ‘cue? Summer corn! Bub City – Rosemont serves a Grilled Summer Corn served with pimentos, cilantro, cotija cheese and lime butter.
The Elote at El Segundo Sol in Las Vegas is the perfect summer snack. It’s grilled sweet corn with chipotle crema, chile powder, cotija cheese and lime.
The Roasted Sweet Corn at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab is one of Executive Chef Justin Diglia’s most popular seasonal sides. This classic preparation starts with fresh sweet corn cut from the cob, roasted with butter, salt and pepper. It’s then tossed with lemon-garlic butter and chopped cilantro and garnished with parsley and lime.
Tallboy Taco’s Corn Fundito is a must order! It’s made with charred corn, Oaxaca Cheese, spicy mayo, cilantro and chili’s.
Tallboy Taco is first come, first served
Order carryout or delivery from Tallboy Taco
Have fresh sweet summer corn in the fridge? We’ve got a recipe for you! Try Quality Crab & Oyster Bah’s Spicy Grilled Street Corn recipe at home.