Post Tagged with: "polenta"

breakfast, dessert, recipe

Blood Orange Polenta Cake

Blood Orange Polenta Cake

I think it’s finally time to fill you in on that project I’ve been working on for the past 6 months. The one that’s kept me out of the kitchen [...]

March 18, 2011 × 27 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Rustic Spinach and Cornmeal Soup

Rustic Spinach and Cornmeal Soup

So I hear that it’s cold and rainy up north, and that can only mean one thing. Soup weather! It may still be in the 80′s down here, but we’re [...]

October 5, 2010 × 16 comments

recipe, sides & bites

Grilled Polenta with Shiitakes, Onions & Gorgonzola

Grilled Polenta with Shiitakes, Onions & Gorgonzola

I’m always on the hunt for easy, delicious appetizers that can be made in advance. Not really because I’m constantly throwing dinner parties or catering events. Mostly, because I love [...]

March 31, 2010 × 13 comments

entree, recipe

Stuffed Polenta

Stuffed Polenta

I have no time for a lengthy post today, so I’ll let the picture speak for itself. (Hello delicious melty cheese!) Basically, this dish is polenta (that’s corn grits to [...]

January 27, 2010 × 6 comments

recipe, sides & bites

Gorgonzola Polenta

Gorgonzola Polenta

My parents took a trip to Tuscany not too long ago (I know. I’m still jealous and it was months ago.), and the first thing my dad said to me [...]

July 10, 2009 × 15 comments

entree, recipe

Pesto Shrimp w/Pancetta & Parmesan Polenta

Pesto Shrimp w/Pancetta & Parmesan Polenta

Now that is an alliterative title! Moving on… I’m really not a big fan of store-bought or even most restaurant pesto. Something about it tastes stale or old…just not fresh. [...]

June 16, 2009 × 20 comments

breakfast, entree, recipe

Poached Egg over Polenta with Truffled Breadcrumbs

Poached Egg over Polenta with Truffled Breadcrumbs

I’ve always loved a good brunch. But a good brunch isn’t as ubiquitous in Miami as it was in NYC, so instead of getting all dressed up, fighting traffic and [...]

January 26, 2009 × 10 comments

entree, recipe, sides & bites

Mussels in Chorizo Polenta Broth

Mussels in Chorizo Polenta Broth

Photo Credit: Agustin Sanchez It’s been 2 months since our big trip out to the Pacific Northwest and I’m still trying to recreate some of the dishes we had out [...]

October 8, 2008 × 4 comments

entree, recipe

espresso and pasilla braised short ribs

espresso and pasilla braised short ribs

Yesterday was Mother’s Day. Normally, I would spend the day with my mom, but my parents are on vacation in Argentina. When they first announced their plans, I was envious [...]

May 12, 2008 × 11 comments

breakfast, entree, recipe

asparagus & polenta poached eggs

asparagus & polenta poached eggs

Monday nights are always late ones. I always do my weekly shopping after work and usually get home pretty late. That’s why Monday dinners must take 20 minutes or less, [...]

March 25, 2008 × 3 comments

entree, recipe

sausage and cheesy polenta rounds

sausage and cheesy polenta rounds

I’m still in love with my Crisper. I especially love crisping polenta with cheese on it to make “fries” or as an alternative to starchy sides. If I want to [...]

February 1, 2008 × 0 comments