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Chivey Polenta Recipe

Updated: Jul 14

A great addition to elevate your soul food or Mexican cuisine. Chivey Polenta.

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The downlow on Polenta. It sounds complicated and fancy, but then you realize it's cornbread. Yeeeeep, You heard me. Polenta is basically the rich man's cornbread. Here is a Chivey Polenta Recipe I find that works for first timers and those who have a seasoned Polenta Palate.

Polenta is just dressed up Cornbread-GTG

Enjoy and let me know in the comments how it turned out. Ir your own Polents recipes. Happy Eating.

Chivey Polenta Recipe

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  • ¾ Cup Yellow Cornmeal

  • 3 Cups Water

  • ¼ Cup Chives

  • ½ Cup of monterey jack cheese

Cooking Directions

  1. Bring 3 cups of water to boil in medium saucepan.

  2. Slowly whisk cornmeal into the water.

  3. Whisk for 8 more minutes or until mixture gets thick.

  4. Start stirring in the chives and cheese.

  5. Pour into dish or your choice and store in the fridge for a minimum of 45 minutes.

  6. Take out. Slice. And serve.

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