Beer Battered Corn on the Cob
My husband LOVES corn... I mean in a fanatical, almost absurd way. On one of his birthdays, we went so far as to craft a "day of corn", where every main dish, side, snack, and even DESSERT (ice cream) was made with corn. He could survive on the stuff.
So of course, when the state fair rolls around.. he looks forward to going for the roasted corn, etc. I just think of all the crazy amounts of people, the heat, and the nasty smell of grease (which he loves)... and the urge to hermit wells up.
This year I was particularly not in the mood to brave the crowds, so I made him a deal. I will come up with a recipe to batter corn on the cob IN a corn based batter and deep fry it.. if we don't go to the Fair. Hell, I'd even do it "on a stick" to give him a bit more of the State Fair experience... but at home. Beer Battered Corn on The Cob!
I lived up to my end of it, and we were both *very* pleasantly surprised by the results. Here's how you can make the same at home!
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