How to Make Homemade Polenta

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How to Make Homemade Polenta

…period. Electric polenta pot: My favorite method back in Italy was to use an electric paiolo or polenta pot. After the initial addition of polenta flour, as soon as the…

Polenta pasticciata con fagioli e verza (Baked Polenta with Beans and Cabbage)

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Polenta pasticciata (Baked Polenta)

…version When using leftover polenta to make polenta pasticciata con fagioli e verza, you place a layer of polenta at the bottom of a buttered baking dish, then top it…

Slow Cooker Polenta with Sausage Ragù

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Slow Cooker Polenta with Sausage Ragu

…accompany this polenta, I made a variation on the classic Roman dish, polenta con salsiccia e spuntature (polenta with sausages and spareribs), which we’ve featured on this blog. I just…

Polenta con salsicce e spuntature (Polenta with Sausage and Spareribs)

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Polenta with Sausage and Spareribs

Rome is not especially known for its love of polenta, perhaps because its winters are relatively mild compared with those up in true polenta country skirting the southern rim of…

Farinata di cavolo nero (Tuscan Kale and Polenta Soup)

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Farinata di cavolo nero

…it was more like a porridge than a soup. In this, it was a bit like ribollita in fact, but the thickener was polenta (hence the ‘farina‘) rather than bread….

The Italian Pantry

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…the same as a true risotto made from one of the three classic types of rice. Polenta. Polenta is simply cornmeal, but there are various types of polenta flour you…

Baccalà mantecato (Baccalà Purée)

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Baccalà mantecato

…crostini di polenta as shown in the picture above. In Venice, polenta blanca or white polenta is the most authentic choice, but yellow polenta as shown will certainly do fine…

Primi piatti

…original recipe) Pappa al pomodoro (Bread and Tomato ‘Soup’) Polenta con salsicce e spuntature (Polenta with Sausages and Spareribs) Polenta pasticciata con fagioli e verza (Baked polenta with Cabbage and…