9th Ward Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

9th Ward Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

New Orleans is as far north as I could ever bear to live. Hattiesburg is putatively a southern city but when I get that far north I start to feel a bit out of sorts and sometimes I even get a minor case of the vapors.

Part of this stems from my need for fresh vegetables grown near where I live. Like this Louisiana sweet corn, plucked from our rich earth, sheared from the cob with a butcher knife and served with butter and salt.

Here’s how we cook it

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