polenta

 

What is polenta?

Polenta is finely ground cornmeal.

 

Is polenta healthy?

Polenta has a low glycemic index, meaning that whilst is is a carbohydrate, its sugars are not released as easily into the bloodstream.

 

How do I use polenta?

Cook in water to make a polenta ‘porridge’, use in polenta cake or to make polenta fries.

 

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Polenta recipes:

Crispy Baked Polenta Chips (vegan)

overhead shot of crispy polenta fries in a bowl with a bowl of avocado pesto

This crispy baked polenta chips recipe is super easy to make, and a healthier alternative to fries. Serve with a quick avocado pesto for a light lunch or snack.

Orange and Rose Polenta Cake (vegan)

Orange + Rose Polenta Cake | Shivani Loves Food

A quick and easy recipe for orange and rose polenta cake, which is also vegan, dairy-free, and eggless. It is the perfect quick and comforting bake, and has only 8 ingredients.

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