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    How long does it take to boail Sweetcorn this size

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    Original Poster

    http://www.abceeds.com/v/vspfiles/assets/images/sweetcorn.jpg

    Zap it in the microwave, 2 mins each

    black gerbil1;6258091



    5-6 minutes

    /thread :-D

    Original Poster

    melipona;6258103

    Zap it in the microwave, 2 mins each


    I dont buy organic to have is destroyed by microwaving it.

    midlandscomics;6258115

    5-6 minutes /thread :-D


    you sure fam, i got some smaller ones that i usually do for 10mins?

    ah my mother makes these all the time taste alright

    Steaming would be healthiest....and tastiest

    Cut them in half and they should fit easily.

    u spelt boil wrong in th OP :thumbsup:

    black gerbil1;6258117

    I dont buy organic to have is destroyed by microwaving it.you sure fam, i … I dont buy organic to have is destroyed by microwaving it.you sure fam, i got some smaller ones that i usually do for 10mins?



    It's hard to tell from the pic how big the exactly are :), but average supermarket size ones I'd usually do for that long

    Original Poster

    gari189;6258134

    Steaming would be healthiest....and tastiestCut them in half and they … Steaming would be healthiest....and tastiestCut them in half and they should fit easily.


    steamer is in that dere loft, but thanks.
    micoo;6258139

    u spelt boil wrong in th OP :thumbsup:


    you spelt you wrong.
    midlandscomics;6258142

    It's hard to tell from the pic how big the exactly are :), but average … It's hard to tell from the pic how big the exactly are :), but average supermarket size ones I'd usually do for that long


    cool fam ill do it for about that long.

    black gerbil1;6258178

    steamer is in that dere loft, but thanks.you spelt you wrong.cool fam ill … steamer is in that dere loft, but thanks.you spelt you wrong.cool fam ill do it for about that long.



    no i didn't :thumbsup: i typed exactly what i meant to, you however, did not :thumbsup:

    Original Poster

    micoo;6258200

    no i didn't :thumbsup: i typed exactly what i meant to, you however, did … no i didn't :thumbsup: i typed exactly what i meant to, you however, did not :thumbsup:


    your argument makes no sense.

    inb4 i go uni.

    black gerbil1;6258205

    your argument makes no sense. inb4 i go uni.



    it makes perfect sense, if id wanted to type "you" i would have

    "inb4 i go uni" wtf does that mean :?

    [QUOTE=black gerbil1;6258178]steamer is in that dere loft, but thanks.

    Get it out and use it - steaming is the healthiest way to cook veg - takes a little longer than boiling but still worth the effort........

    Original Poster

    gari189;6258219

    Get it out and use it - steaming is the healthiest way to cook veg - … Get it out and use it - steaming is the healthiest way to cook veg - takes a little longer than boiling but still worth the effort........


    yeah your right there, how about putting the veg in the oven? covered in foil, prob the next best thing i imagine.

    Will get the steamer out next time i go up in the loft tho brah:thumbsup:

    Banned

    turn the gas hob on and turn it and bbq it over the gas.......lightly buttered and salted

    How long to steam for??...Honest question too!

    Banned

    bbq brah

    micoo;6258139

    u spelt boil wrong in th OP :thumbsup:



    'boail' is the gangster way to boil.

    Steam it ...

    black gerbil1;6258091



    why u boailing randomly sized corn found on the net...

    prove to me u REALLY have sweetcorn.

    dmtuk;6258384

    How long to steam for??...Honest question too!



    10-20 mins depending how you eat veg x

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    they do things now you can prod in food like this to see if its cooked, they are called knives or forks and have worked well for many a year

    http://i37.photobucket.com/albums/e90/birdyboyuk/bg1.gif

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    sassie;6258745

    they do things now you can prod in food like this to see if its cooked, … they do things now you can prod in food like this to see if its cooked, they are called knives or forks and have worked well for many a year



    serious question


    no need to be rude :thumbsup:


    better than making the poor lad ill

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    sassie;6258745

    they do things now you can prod in food like this to see if its cooked, … they do things now you can prod in food like this to see if its cooked, they are called knives or forks and have worked well for many a year



    prod a knife and fork into a corn......its rock solid on the inside and soft on the outside:?

    depends on the corn but some can be eaten as is.......raw

    all down to personal preference at the end of the day

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    casparwhite;6258770

    prod a knife and fork into a corn......its rock solid on the inside and … prod a knife and fork into a corn......its rock solid on the inside and soft on the outside:?depends on the corn but some can be eaten as is.......rawall down to personal preference at the end of the day



    yeah well you dont need to check the inside as you aint eating that, if the outside is soft then its ok to eat

    i usually leave em for 20-30 mins simmering, but you will have to check how soft they are before taking out

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    ODB_69;6258769

    serious questionno need to be rude :thumbsup:better than making the poor … serious questionno need to be rude :thumbsup:better than making the poor lad ill



    where was a i rude, oh by mentioning a knife and fork - lol

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    khy86;6258786

    i usually leave em for 20-30 mins simmering, but you will have to check … i usually leave em for 20-30 mins simmering, but you will have to check how soft they are before taking out



    oh how will he do that?

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    sassie;6258780

    yeah well you dont need to check the inside as you aint eating that, if … yeah well you dont need to check the inside as you aint eating that, if the outside is soft then its ok to eat



    like i said corn is soft on the outside before its cooked.......:whistling:

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    sassie;6258790

    where was a i rude, oh by mentioning a knife and fork - lol



    no...using sarcasm when asking a serious question...I'm sure you could have just said 'x minutes'


    Brah...try this - reluctantgourmet.com/cor…htm

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    ODB_69;6258804

    no...using sarcasm when asking a serious question...I'm sure you could … no...using sarcasm when asking a serious question...I'm sure you could have just said 'x minutes'Brah...try this - http://www.reluctantgourmet.com/corn_on_the_cob.htm



    x minutes is really going to help him :?

    Ok, here goes, BG cook it for x minutes :thumbsup:

    what you haveing with your sweetcorn?

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    sassie;6258814

    x minutes is really going to help him :?Ok, here goes, BG cook it for x … x minutes is really going to help him :?Ok, here goes, BG cook it for x minutes :thumbsup:



    again...sarcasm
    wats the point?! :? :thinking:

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    sassie;6258814

    x minutes is really going to help him :?Ok, here goes, BG cook it for x … x minutes is really going to help him :?Ok, here goes, BG cook it for x minutes :thumbsup:



    are you being daft on purpose:?

    x mins is all down to personal preference and the tenderness of the corn in the first place, so yes x mins would be correct:roll:

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    ODB_69;6258821

    again...sarcasmwats the point?! :?:thinking:



    and whats the point in telling him to cook it for x minutes :roll:

    come to think of it whats the point in telling him to cook it for 5 minutes, 10 minutes, 15 minutes, etc,etc

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    casparwhite;6258830

    are you being daft on purpose:?x mins is all down to personal preference … are you being daft on purpose:?x mins is all down to personal preference and the tenderness of the corn in the first place, so yes x mins would be correct:roll:




    [SIZE=7]LOL[/SIZE]

    :thumbsup:

    ODB_69;6258769

    serious questionno need to be rude :thumbsup:better than making the poor … serious questionno need to be rude :thumbsup:better than making the poor lad ill



    make him ill from eating under-boailed coarn. be jokes to see the massive repurcussions of eating raw sweetcorn!

    (sorry ODB couldnt help it!)

    Be a man and buy a tin! :thumbsup:

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    casparwhite;6258830

    are you being daft on purpose:?x mins is all down to personal preference … are you being daft on purpose:?x mins is all down to personal preference and the tenderness of the corn in the first place, so yes x mins would be correct:roll:



    so again what is the op actually asking for then, just a response like, BG cook it till its at your preferred preference, oh this has so made me giggle, muppets in the kitchen are us.com
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