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Karen K Aug 6, 2009 09:31 AM

Seems like an easy way to remove corn kernels from the cob. Anyone ever use one? See link below.

http://www.surlatable.com/product/kuh...

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    lergnom Aug 6, 2009 05:04 PM

    We have a corn zipper. It does what it's supposed to but a knife is just as good.

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      LindaR Aug 6, 2009 02:30 PM

      I bought the silver metal corn zipper from Kuhn Rikon. I love it and it makes it very easy and quick to remove the kernels for salads and soups. Its the first gadget I've bought in a years
      that I use.

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        kayakado Aug 6, 2009 12:45 PM

        Just use your madolin if you've got one. You can even set the depth with that. One tool--many uses: saves kitchen storage space

        1. grnidkjun Aug 6, 2009 10:54 AM

          I believe the OXO is the one Cooks Illustrated recommends.
          I don't have my copy here at the office with me, but if memory serves, they liked the way it took the corn off the cob and that it collected into a cup for easy collection.
          You can find it at bed bath and beyond.

          1. Sooeygun Aug 6, 2009 09:33 AM

            Never used one. I think I'll stick to a sharp knife and an angel food cake pan (centre is perfect for holding the cob and the pan catches all the kernels.

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