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What's your favorite (sweetest) brand of frozen corn? (moved from Ontario board)

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Sinfulia Jan 23, 2010 06:11 PM

So far I've tried No Name and Green Giant. Both were horribly bland and tough. Any advice for something tender and sweet?

Thanks.

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  1. jayt90 RE: Sinfulia Jan 23, 2010 07:08 PM

    Niblets in the can is tastier.

    1. TeRReT RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 07:23 AM

      I don't have experience with frozen corn, but i know presidents choice frozen sweet peas are fantastic, so i'd give their corn a try too, it might be better then the green giant and no name.

      1. cynalan RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 08:06 AM

        No such thing as good frozen corn. Agree with niblets having much more flavour.

        1. Googs RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 09:00 AM

          Sobeys Compliments or Loblaws President's Choice Peaches and Cream Corn when it isn't in season. Sovereign Farms at the St Lawrence Farmers' Market when it is.

          If at all possible, avoid GMO corn. I believe what you may have experienced is a result of that.

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            Sinfulia RE: Googs Jan 24, 2010 03:55 PM

            What does GMO stand for?

            Thanks everyone for the recommendations.

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              JamieK RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 03:58 PM

              genetically modified organism

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            Boodah RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 10:17 AM

            Specifically Green Giant Peaches and Cream frozen corn, I won't use any other frozen corn as everything else is bland and tough.

            1. Ediblethoughts RE: Sinfulia Jan 24, 2010 04:29 PM

              I buy either the Loblaws brand or the Green Giant brand of peaches and cream corn. I also cook it for very, very little time or it becomes flavourless.

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                Dimwit RE: Sinfulia Jan 25, 2010 02:48 AM

                I can't find PC frozen veg at all. I thought that they had discontinued them and just went with the yellow generic. :(
                I figured that the processor had disappeared. I'm finding that there's been a lot less variety in the market lately. You either have the house brand or GG. That's it.

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                  Ediblethoughts RE: Dimwit Jan 25, 2010 12:25 PM

                  Huh. Well, it's been awhile since I've bought it but I just assumed it was still there. GG was still pretty good in peaches and cream.

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                    middydd RE: Dimwit Jan 25, 2010 03:30 PM

                    I bought some last week. The package is updated with a recloseable top. The corn is as good as ever. The peas are good, too.

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                    SusieKPort RE: Sinfulia Jan 25, 2010 03:33 AM

                    I don't know if you have Trader Joe's in Ontario. They have frozen roasted corn which is very good.

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