Creamy and Delicious Corn Polenta Recipe

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Creamy and Delicious Corn Polenta RecipeCorn polenta is one of my favorites I love to make it during the winter season. Believe it or not, all of my family members prefer to relish it with spiced up Mexican corn tacos. Use the right proportions of frozen corn kernels and coarse cornmeal to get the right texture and flavor for this recipe. But, the proportions of Parmesan and butter can definitely be adjusted as per your preferences. Though ground black pepper is the preferred spice for polenta, white pepper powder can also be used. The toppings used in this recipe can also be experimented with. Needless to say, corn polenta tastes best when served hot. Without any delay, let's get started and make this delicious corn polenta recipe for our loved ones.

Creamy and Delicious Corn Polenta Recipe
Creamy and Delicious Corn Polenta Recipe
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Creamy and Delicious Corn Polenta Recipe

Savor this delicious corn polenta recipe with loads of Parmesan and butter which gives it an irresistible taste with a wonderful texture through coarse cornmeal.

Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 4
Nutrition: (per serving)
Calories: 320 calories
Fat: 12.01 grams
Carbohydrates: 41.40 grams
Sodium: 358 milligrams
Protein: 11.35 grams
Sugar: 6.87 grams

Ingredients:
  • 1 cup frozen corn kernels
  • 3/4 cup coarse cornmeal
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese (grated)
  • 1-1/2 cup milk
  • 1 garlic clove (finely minced)
  • ground black pepper to taste
  • coarse sea salt to taste
  • 1/4 crisp bacon bits (optional)
  • 1/4 cup broken popcorn (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Heat unsalted butter in a saucepan on a medium flame.
  2. Add finely minced garlic to the pan and stir fry for a minute.
  3. Add frozen corn kernels and cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Add milk to the pan and bring it to a boil.
  5. Switch the flame to low-medium.
  6. Slowly add coarse cornmeal in small batches while stirring continuously.
  7. Cook until you get a creamy texture.
  8. Add grated cheese and switch off the flame.
  9. Stir and combine all the ingredients.
  10. Season with ground black pepper and salt.
  11. Top each serving with broken popcorn and crisp bacon bits.