Corn Meal - SIMPLY DELICIOUS
Corn Meal Mush

Corn Meal Mush
(Makes 6 servings) Print this Recipe

This most basic of corn meal mush recipes makes a quick and easy side dish. Or try adding tomato sauce, your favorite cheeses or other flavorings to jazz it up.

  • 3 1/2 cups water, divided
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 1/4 cups AlbersĀ® White or Yellow Corn Meal

COMBINE 2 1/2 cupss water and salt in small saucepan. Bring to a boil. Mix corn meal with remaining water in small bowl.

ADD corn meal mixture slowly to boiling water, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; cook, stirring constantly, for 5 minutes or until mixture is thickened.



FRIED MUSH VARIATION:
PREPARE as above. Pour into 8x4-inch or 9x5-inch loaf pan; refrigerate for about 1 hour or until set. Remove from pan; cut into 1/2-inch slices.

FRY slices in lightly greased skillet over medium-high heat for 4 to 5 minutes on each side or until lightly browned.