sweet corn

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sweet corn

a variety of maize, Zea mays saccharata, whose kernels are rich in sugar and eaten as a vegetable when young
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At Bed, Bath & Beyond, there are straw mats in the shape of fish, leaves and watermelons with matching dishes and tablecloths, and also plastic plates designed to look like hamburgers and corn-on-the-cob.
And with it come well-executed mashed potatoes and mixed vegetables (usually a half-husk of corn-on-the-cob, carrots, yellow squash and broccoli).
Look for Gibert's Gallicized versions of steamers, oysters, mussels, scallops, fish, chicken, corn-on-the-cob and coleslaw plus strawberry rhubarb crumb with maple sugar ice cream for dessert, all for $25 per person (add lobster for $11 extra).
At Canoga Park, barbecued corn-on-the-cob is always a good bet.
I didn't plan on coming down, but when he offered, I accepted immediately," said Schaffer, sporting a plastic corn-on-the-cob hat in support of the Nebraska Cornhuskers.
When my daughter was younger I used to send corn-on-the-cob and raisins with her to school.