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Cream Style Corn is one of my favorite holiday side dishes. You will love this creamed corn recipe. It is a tried and true staple on so many holiday dinner tables.
Creamed Corn Recipe
This recipe is seriously so easy to make. I’m going to show you step by step how to make it, and you’ll see how quickly you can make this recipe.
How to Make Creamed Corn
First, melt butter in a pan. This can be a skillet or a saucepan.
Then, add in 1/2 cup of finely chopped sweet onions. Using sweet onions is the key here, because it makes a nice compliment to the corn.
Saute the onions for a good 5 minutes, and then add in the flour.
Stir the onions and flour together while cooking for an additional couple of minutes.
Next, add in the liquids: milk and either vegetable or chicken broth. I used chicken broth.
Stir the milk and broth into the the onion and flour mixture so it’s nice and smooth.
Now, cook the Birds Eye® Steamfresh Super Sweet Corn according to package instructions. It is so simple to cook because you pop the bag into the microwave and let it do it’s job.
When the corn is cooked, add the corn to the pan with the other ingredients and stir to incorporate. Let it all cook together while the flavors meld.
Season with salt and pepper.
Then, scoop it into a serving bowl and enjoy.
What Are the Ingredients for This Cream Style Corn Recipe
The star of any cream corn recipe is always going to be sweet corn. We use Birds Eye® Steamfresh Super Sweet Corn for a few reasons.
I use this brand is because you can taste that the corn was picked at the peak of freshness. That is huge anytime, but especially when corn is the star ingredient.
Another winning factor is that it cooks perfectly right in the bag it came in and is ready in just minutes.
And I can always find it at Walmart. I love it when products are easy to find.
Other Quick Vegetable Sides for Your Holiday Table
Green beans are a great addition to any holiday dinner table. They can be dressed up in a casserole, or served plain. Either way, they are a winner.
Birds Eye® Steamfresh Green Beans are my favorite when it comes to easy cooking. These green beans cook perfectly in the bag and are literally ready in minutes. It’s quick and easy is essential. That is a winning combination.
They also contain no artificial ingredients, flavors or colors. Who doesn’t love natural vegetables with delicious flavor?
For more Birds Eye Inspiration, visit the Birds’ Eye website.
- 1 bag Birds Eye Steamfresh Selects Super Sweet Corn cooked according to package directions
- 2 Tbsp. butter
- 1/2 cup finely chopped sweet onion
- 1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup milk
- 1/4 cup chicken or vegetable broth
- 1/4 tsp. salt
- Pinch freshly ground black pepper
- Melt butter over medium heat and cook onions, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until very soft. Sprinkle with flour and cook, stirring constantly, 2 minutes.
- Add milk, broth and Corn and bring to a boil over medium heat.
- Reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until sauce is thickened. Season with salt and pepper.
Check out some of our other holiday side dishes.