Corn with Basil Recipe
- 3-1/2 cups fresh corn
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 1/2 cup thinly sliced celery
- 1 garlic clove, minced
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1 jar (2 ounces) diced pimientos, drained, optional
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1. In a skillet over medium heat, cook and stir corn, onion, celery and garlic in butter for 10 minutes. Stir in pimientos, basil and salt; cover and simmer, stirring often, for 15-20 minutes or until corn is tender. Yield: 4-6 servings.
1/2 cup: 124 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 10mg cholesterol, 258mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (7g sugars, 3g fiber), 3g protein.
Reviews for Corn with Basil
"Lots of flavor. Nice change from Mexicorn."
"Very flavorful. Since corn is a starch, this is a good substitute when I don't want to serve rice or potatoes. Colorful too."