How to Make Buttered Corn Kernels

Updated on December 18, 2019
dredcuan profile image

My passion for cooking leads me to travel to different places, eat authentic local dishes, and inspire everybody to enjoy their lives!

How to Make Sauteed Corn Kernels
How to Make Sauteed Corn Kernels | Source

Buttered corn kernels have always been my favorite side dish—aside from mashed potatoes. I truly love the richness of the corn, especially when cooked in butter. I even enjoy the crunchiness when cooked perfectly. Now, level-up your canned corn kernels by following my simple yet delicious recipe.

Cook Time

Prep time: 10 min
Cook time: 5 min
Ready in: 15 min
Yields: 4


  • 1 can Corn Kernels
  • 1 tablespoon Butter, melted
  • 1 teaspoon Parsley, dried
  • 1 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Garlic Powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon Black Ground Pepper
Click thumbnail to view full-size
Corn KernelsSaltButterBlack Ground PepperParsleyGarlic Powder
Corn Kernels
Corn Kernels | Source
Salt | Source
Butter | Source
Black Ground Pepper
Black Ground Pepper | Source
Parsley | Source
Garlic Powder
Garlic Powder | Source


For preparing the ingredients:

  • 1 large bowling (for the corn)
  • 5 small bowls (for the other ingredients)
  • Measuring spoons

For cooking the side dish:

  • Pan
  • Basting Spoon

Click thumbnail to view full-size
Utensils for Preparing the IngredientsUtensils for Cooking the Side Dish
Utensils for Preparing the Ingredients
Utensils for Preparing the Ingredients | Source
Utensils for Cooking the Side Dish
Utensils for Cooking the Side Dish | Source


  1. Melt butter in a pan. Saute the corn over medium heat.
  2. Add the remaining ingredients. Stir the kernels occasionally.
  3. Adjust salt and pepper if needed. Serve while still hot.

Step-by-Step Procedure: Buttered Corn Kernels

Tips and Techniques

  • Make a cheesy snack of sautéed corn kernels by adding cheese powder on it.
  • Replace 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder by one piece garlic clove (minced).
  • Add a small amount of oil when heating the butter to avoid burning.
  • Use fresh parsley if available.
  • Store leftovers in the freezer for future use like when making a fried rice.

© 2018 Travel Chef


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment
    • dredcuan profile imageAUTHOR

      Travel Chef 

      2 years ago from Manila


      I always believe that ingredients in my kitchen should not only be used in certain recipes. All ingredients are flexible, we only need to appreciate the taste of it so we know to use it properly.

    • centfie profile image


      2 years ago from Kenya

      I have eaten roasted and boiled corn kernels. Never thought of sauteed corn kernels until I read your article. This is an amazingly simple recipe to follow and try.


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)