Fried Polenta Appetizer

Fried Polenta Appetizer

Fried polenta is fabulous served as is, or accompanied by dips or topped with your favorite cracker topping.

Ingredients:
Firm polenta cut into small triangles
2 cups (or so) olive oil for frying
Coarse salt

To prepare:
Heat olive oil in a deep pan or fryer until hot (about 340 degrees). With a slotted spoon, carefully slide polenta pieces into hot oil. It may spatter somewhat so use caution.

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Fry polenta pieces until they’re crispy and golden, then remove with a slotted spoon, and drain on paper toweling. Sprinkle polenta immediately with coarse salt and serve hot.

1 comments
Jen
Jen

This recipe is easy and great. It was the first time I've tried polenta, let alone make it. It was delicious. A nice addition to my vegetarian diet. Thanks!