There are lots of good recipes for preparing fresh corn. One of the best is grilling corn on the cob in its husk. Simply throw the ears on the grill in one layer and cover. The corn steams in its husk and picks up a mild smokiness from the grill.
Grilled Corn with Chili-Cilantro Butter
12 ears corn, with husks
1 stick unsalted butter, at room temperature
4 teaspoons chili powder
2 garlic cloves, finely chopped
1 tablespoon honey