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Grilled Corn with Feta Cheese and Chives Butter - Delicious and juicy grilled corn on the cob smothered with a creamy feta cheese compound butter!

Grilled Corn with Feta Cheese and Chives Butter

Katerina | Diethood
Grilled Corn with Feta Cheese and Chives Butter - Delicious and juicy grilled corn on the cob smothered with a creamy feta cheese compound butter!
Servings : 8 Servings
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 30 mins

Ingredients
  

  • 8 ears fresh corn in husks
  • 4 tablespoons butter softened
  • 1/2 cup feta cheese, crumbled
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped chives
  • 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes, or to taste
  • salt and fresh ground pepper, optional, to taste

Instructions
 

  • Turn grill ON and set to medium heat.
  • Place the corn on the grill; close to cover the grill and cook for 15 to 20 minutes, turning corn every 5 minutes, until kernels are tender.
  • Remove from grill and let stand 5 minutes.
  • When slightly cooled, pull husks away from corn and remove silk strings.
In the meantime, prepare the feta cheese and chives butter
  • In a mixing bowl combine butter, feta cheese, chives, red pepper flakes, salt and pepper; mash and mix until thoroughly incorporated. 
  • When corn is ready, spread with the prepared butter mixture and serve.

Notes

WW SMART POINTS: 6
You'll end up with leftover butter - use it as you wish, but it's great on top of grilled meat, especially steaks.

Nutrition

Serving: 1 Corn Ear + 1/2 tablespoon compound butter | Calories: 143.3 kcal | Carbohydrates: 18.2 g | Protein: 3.7 g | Fat: 7.8 g | Saturated Fat: 4.3 g | Cholesterol: 19.7 mg | Sodium: 53.1 mg | Fiber: 3 g | Sugar: 5.2 g | Vitamin A: 860 IU | Calcium: 185 mg | Iron: 0.3 mg | Net Carbs: 15 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: corn on the cob recipe, how to make corn on the cob