How to remove whole corn kernels fromcob


How to remove corn from cob without cutting | How to remove corn kernels

This is an easy kitchen tip that is regularly done by women in the traditional way.  Without using a machine we can remove the corn kernels as the seeds are called. 

First remove the husk 
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There are different layers of varying thickness the inner most being almost transparent ! Nature's creation at its best !
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Remove the silk from the corn

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Next remove the shank portion of the corn cob

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Using the thumb and fore finger remove two adjacent kernels and proceed upward to produce a gap
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This weakens the other kernels on either side and we can remove them very easily

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Repeat the process i.e removing two adjacent kernels for the next five or six layers

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Using this method the whole corn kernel is removed

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What is left is only the chaff

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There are some very good recipes using the corn kernels.  I will share them here.

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