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Baked Cheese Polenta with Tomato Sauce

posted by 6 years ago


1 c. Arrowhead Mills - yellow cornmeal

3 1/2 c. chicken stock

1/2 tsp. garlic salt

1/4 tsp. black pepper

1 c. grated Parmesan cheese, divided

1 (24 oz.) jar Francesco Rinaldi® - Chunky Garden Style Mushroom & Onion Pasta Sauce


In a medium saucepan, combine cornmeal and 1 c. chicken stock; beat with wire whisk until well blended. Add remaining 2 1/2 c. chicken stock, garlic salt and pepper; mix well. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to medium-low. Cover; cook 10-15 minutes or until very thick, stirring frequently. Stir in 1/2 c. cheese. Spread mixture in ungreased 9-inch pie plate. Set aside; cool. When firm, cut polenta into 2-inch squares. Pour 1 c. pasta sauce in a 11x7-inch baking dish. Add polenta squares and pour remaining pasta sauce over polenta; sprinkle with remaining 1/2 c. cheese. Bake at 400°F, 25-30 minutes or until brown and bubbly. (Serves: 5-6)

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