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Cheesy Polenta Recipe

Looking for an easy cheesy polenta recipe? Learn how to make cheesy polenta using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by panache

Makes 6 servings



use any spice or cheese. Use water for less calories or add cream for more.

Recipe Ingredients for cheesy polenta

1/2 cup cornmeal
1 3/4 cup chicken stock
1 cup cheese, cheddar
1/4 cup basil, fresh
1 tbsp butter
1 pinch salt

Recipe Directions for cheesy polenta

boil broth, add salt if using water. slowly stir in cornmeal. bring to boil. turn to simmer, cover and let sit, stirring for 5-7 minutes. add cheese & let sit off heat with cover on for 20 minutes. stir in herbs.
Categories

Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 104.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
137
Calories from Fat
79
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.8g
14%
Saturated Fat
5.0g
25%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
25mg
8%
Sodium
593mg
25%
Potassium
63mg
2%
Total Carbohydrates
8.5g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
0.3g
Protein
5.9g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 14% Iron 3%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sodium
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