The 10 Best Corn Peelers

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This wiki has been updated 15 times since it was first published in January of 2019. From fritters and casseroles to chowder and muffins, corn is a delectable mainstay in myriad dishes. However, it can be time consuming and tedious to strip it from the cob, which is why we’ve rounded up this comprehensive list of peelers to lighten your load. We've included durably-constructed selections in a range of prices that are suitable for both left and right-handed users. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Pampered Chef Kernel Cutter

2. Oxo Good Grips

3. Lee's Original Best

Editor's Notes

January 23, 2019:

Corn peelers come in many shapes and sizes, so we did our best to round up a variety that will appeal to cooks of all stripes, including users who may not have tons of arm strength. We added models designed to be easy, quick, and safe when properly used. Included the Drizom Kitchen Tools and Oxo Stripper for their container features, and placed the Pampered Chef Kernel Cutter at the top spot due to its durability.

4. Drizom Kitchen Tools

5. Kuhn Rikon Zipper

6. Nuovoware Premium Silver

7. Oxo Stripper

8. Lovkitchen Circular Threshing

9. Chef'n Cob Yellow

10. Kernel Kutter Sweet

Gia Vescovi-Chiordi
Last updated by Gia Vescovi-Chiordi

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