Grilled corn with chilli oil-infused butter

4
30 minutes

Ingredients

Grilled corn with chilli oil-infused butter

  • 4 ears of corn
  • 125g of butter
  • 2 tsp Lee Kum Kee Chiu Chow Chilli Oil
  • 1 tsp chopped coriander
  • 1/2 lime, zested and juiced
  • salt

Method

1
To begin, carefully peel back the husk of the corn and pull out the silken strands. Melt the butter in a pan, add the strands and allow them to become golden and toasted in the butter
  • 4 ears of corn
  • 125g of butter
2
Strain the butter through a sieve, discard the strands and add the chilli oil, coriander, lime zest and lime juice. Allow to cool and set in the fridge
  • 1/2 lime, zested and juiced
  • 2 tsp chilli oil
  • 1 tsp chopped coriander
3
Bring a large pan of water to the boil and add a large pinch of salt. Holding the corn by the peeled-back husks, blanch the corn for a minute or so
  • salt
4
Meanwhile, preheat a grill, barbecue or large dry pan over a high heat. Once the corn has been blanched, dry it well and add to the hot grill to char. Turn every couple of minutes to ensure it's nicely coloured all over
5
Place the corn on a serving plate and spread over plenty of the infused butter. Serve immediately