Corn in Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods Salads Recalled Over Listeria and Salmonella Concerns

Salads containing corn have been recalled at several major grocery stores this week—including Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, and 7-Eleven—due to possible contamination with listeria and/or salmonella bacteria. The problem was discovered on Tuesday when GH Foods CA, LLC received word that their corn supplier was recalling its corn over listeria and salmonella fears, according to […]

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How to Pick the Best Corn

Nothing says summer quite like corn on the cob. Sure, the yellow veggie isn't as glamorous as other seasonal produce, like tomatoes or peaches, but it's just as important. Think about it: Have you ever been to a backyard barbecue, beach party, or summer gathering that wasn't serving corn on the cob? I definitely haven't. […]

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Quinoa Bowl With Sautéed Tomatoes and Scallion, Soft-Boiled Egg, and Corn

Andrew Purcell, Carrie Purcell Makes 2 Servings Ingredients 1tablespoon olive oil 2 scallions, thinly sliced 1pint cherry tomatoes, halved 2cloves garlic, thinly sliced 1/4teaspoon cumin 3/4cup dry quinoa, rinsed 1 1/2cups vegetable (or chicken) stock Salt Pepper 4 large eggs 1/2cup fresh corn kernels (from 1 small ear) Directions In a large skillet over medium-low […]

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Corn and Tomato Parfait

Andrew Purcell, Carrie Purcell Makes 1 Serving Ingredients 1/2cup fresh corn kernels (from 1 small ear) 2 medium campari tomatoes, cut into wedges 2teaspoons olive oil 1tablespoon fresh basil, chopped 1/2tablespoon fresh dill, chopped 1pinch paprika Salt Pepper 1/2cup cooked quinoa 3/4cup plain 2-percent-fat Greek yogurt Directions In a bowl, stir together corn, tomatoes, oil, […]

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Millet Bowl With Corn and Edamame

Andrew Purcell, Carrie Purcell Makes 1 Serving Ingredients 1tablespoon olive oil 1 scallion, sliced thin, greens and whites separated 1/2 bell pepper, cored and chopped 1clove garlic, finely chopped 1/4teaspoon paprika Salt Pepper 1cup frozen cooked edamame 1/2cup fresh corn kernels (from 1 small ear) 1/2cup cooked millet 1tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped Directions In a […]