Skip Nav
Food News
Starbucks Just Released 3 New Chocolate-Filled Drinks For Valentine's Day
Baking
50 Cupcake Recipes, Because Sometimes More Is More
Food News
We Spoke With the Mysterious Surgeon Behind That Oreo and Reese's Transplant Video

What Is This?

This tool might come in handy during summer months. To find out what it is and what it's used for,

This new tool is called a corn zipper. You pull it lengthwise along a cob of corn and the sharp teeth will remove two rows of kernels at a time. It's safer than a knife, but I'm not sure what you could do to make it a multi-tasker. Available for $12.

Around The Web

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

Join The Conversation
madhatter madhatter 8 years
"What ever happened to using a knife?" You slash open your finger trying to dekernal corn on the cob at a family reunion for a bunch of brace-face cousins and bleed over three cobs of corn and (somehow) your aunt's steak. Who cares if its a unitasker? I'd do anything to avoid that.
Ejmcmis Ejmcmis 8 years
I was totally right! I normally don't get these. I'm happy
sylvette sylvette 8 years
hehe...it looked like some sort of pedicure implement to me!! I was way off!
Karla-Sugar Karla-Sugar 8 years
it's a happy-face brand! I'm sure of it! Lemme just get it really hot...
stnybaby stnybaby 8 years
although it looks pretty cool, would you use it enough to make it worth it? why not just use a knife?
rubialala rubialala 8 years
OMG, that is the coolest thing I have ever seen! I totally want it.
crispet1 crispet1 8 years
Very cool, particularly if you have small children.
davie-k davie-k 8 years
love em... I know what I'll be buying this week!
Julie2812 Julie2812 8 years
brilliant!
Keri1 Keri1 8 years
I LOVE THESE!! My fiance NEVER gets them right. :) Keep them comin'! :)
adrianrny adrianrny 8 years
I bought that last week at william-sonoma. my daughter has braces, & has to have the corn stripped. it works well, but evey few rows gets clogged, & you have to take out the stuck kernals.
warau warau 8 years
Now that is handy!
CamillaCat CamillaCat 8 years
That looks pretty neat!
Jennifer_2sugar Jennifer_2sugar 8 years
Hmmm, that is interesting and pretty clever, though I thought it was something you used with bbqing :bbq:
redsugar redsugar 8 years
Oh for crying out loud. What ever happened to using a knife or just eating it off the cob? Lame.
redsugar redsugar 8 years
It looks like a uni-tasker to me.
meganekko meganekko 8 years
Corn on the cob hurts my teeth, but I prefer the freshness to canned corn. This may be just what I need <3
pinkflats pinkflats 8 years
I love anything that peels of teh skin of fruits or vegetables like a potato peeler. (They come handy on Thanksgiving). This corn zipper seems to be along teh lines of a potato peeler. LOVE IT.
zc zc 8 years
how adorably useful!
pixelhaze pixelhaze 8 years
ditto on the zester. Plus it has a msiley face! me like. . .
sweetheart_450 sweetheart_450 8 years
I too thought it was a zester.
pinky8486 pinky8486 8 years
oh i want one of those! canned corn is so blah. you can use corn for so many things..salads, corn puddings, soups. i make corn pudding for almost every holiday and trying to cut the corn off of 10 or 20 cobs is so time consuming!
littlebee littlebee 8 years
Kinda takes all the fun out of eating corn on the cob...
audreystar audreystar 8 years
i think i will pass on this. a knife works just fine for me.
audreystar audreystar 8 years
yeah i was gonna guess a lemon zester.
Latest Food
X