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Sweet and Spicy Grilled Corn

Prep Time:5 min
Cook Time:20 min
Yield:6 servings


  • 1/2 cup Hungry Jack® Original Syrup
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) butter
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 teaspoons hot pepper sauce, or to taste
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 6 ears fresh corn, husked, or frozen corn on the cob
  • Crisco® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray, if using stovetop grill


  1. 1.
    COMBINE syrup, butter, garlic, hot pepper sauce and salt in a small heavy saucepan to make glaze. Cook and stir over medium heat until butter has melted. Reduce heat to low. Simmer, stirring occasionally, about 10 minutes.

  2. 2.
    HEAT grill. Brush corn with some glaze. Grill until lightly charred in spots, turning frequently, about 8 minutes. Transfer corn to platter. Brush corn with remaining glaze. Sprinkle generously with salt and serve.


  4. 1.
    SPRAY bottom of grill pan generously with no-stick spray. Proceed with grilling instructions above.

  5. TIP
    Glaze may also be used with ham, chicken, pork or other grilled vegetables.


Serving Size (1/6), Calories 290 (Calories from Fat 80), Total Fat 9g (Saturated Fat 0g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 20mg, Sodium 150mg, Total Carbohydrate 51g (Dietary Fiber 3g, Sugars 15g), Protein 4g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 4%, Vitamin C 10%, Calcium 0%, Iron 4%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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