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Corn zipper/stripper?

Posted by jennieboyer 8 (My Page) on
Sun, May 25, 14 at 11:38

Hi -

I'm wondering if any of you have a favorite corn zipper/stripper for putting up fresh corn off the cob. I've been doing it with just a knife, but I would like to find something to do it more easily. I need something that really works.

Thanks!

Jennie


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

Electric knife! One of the few things I actually like it for.

I blanch the corn, then stand an ear in the hole of a bundt pan (I set it in the kitchen sink) and slice away. The corn falls into the pan perfectly.

Deanna


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

Watch. Be amaized! :-)

Here is a link that might be useful: Corn stripping


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

I have an old-fashioned corn stripper and I hate it, and returned to a sharp knife. I'll try the electric knife and see how it does.


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

Chrisb, I watched the video. Amazing. I didn't see the product name for ordering, however. Do you know it?

Deborah


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

I think you can make your own if you were so inclined. Grind the head off of a suitably sized lag bolt with large threads and slip it in a drill with a chuck that will hold it. No big deal. A lot cheaper than paying someone for one already made.


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RE: Corn zipper/stripper?

While not as quick as the drill thing, We have the J.B. Lee's Corn Cutter and Creamer (wood model) from Lee Valley. We find it quicker and easier than a knife.

J.B. Lee's Corn Cutter and Creamer

Stainless Steel Corn Cutter and Creamer

FWIW


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