Creamy Corn with Sugar Snap Peas and Scallions
Creamy Corn with Sugar Snap Peas and Scallions might be just the hor d'oeuvre you are searching for. Watching your figure? This gluten free and vegetarian recipe has 147 calories, 5g of protein, and 7g of fat per serving. This recipe serves 16. If you have pepper, ears corn, scallions, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes roughly 1 hour.
Cook sugar snaps in 6 batches in an 8-quart pot of boiling salted water until crisp-tender, about 1 minute (return to a boil between batches).
Transfer with a slotted spoon to a large bowl of ice and cold water to stop cooking.
Drain sugar snaps and pat dry with paper towels.
Cook corn in 2 batches in same pot of boiling water until just tender, about 3 minutes (return to a boil between batches).
Transfer to bowl of ice and cold water to stop cooking.
Drain corn and pat dry with paper towels.
Cut off kernels and discard cobs.
Just before serving, boil cream and scallions in a wide 6- to 8-quart heavy pot over high heat until slightly thickened, about 2 minutes.
Add sugar snaps, corn, salt, and pepper and cook, tossing, until vegetables are coated and heated through, about 2 minutes.
· Sugar snaps and corn can be cooked 1 day ahead and chilled separately in sealed plastic bags lined with paper towels.