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Re: [IP] carb count for corn-on-the-cob

On Sun, 14 Jul 2002, loretta k wrote:

> Hi!
> Does anyone know how to figure out the carb counts for
> corn-on-the-cob?  The ears are so variable in size, as are the
> sizes of the corn kernels themselves.
> Do I try to figure out by weight?  Inches?  Number of kernels?  ;-)
The definitive method is to strip the kernels with a knife and measure by
volume  -- sorry, don't know the carbs per unit volume, however this
method will give consistent results. After you do it for a while, you can
probably estimate by looking at the corn on the ear.

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