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Better-4-U Grits

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Better-4-U Grits

Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time15 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4
Calories: 677kcal


  • 4 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoon maple syrup, pure
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cup Corn Grits


  • 1 cup cranberries, dried
  • 1/8 cup walnuts, chopped

Serve With


  • In a small saucepan, add milk (or water if desired), syrup and salt; bring to a boil over high heat. Slowly whisk in grits. Cover and reduce heat to medium-low. Cook for 3-4 minutes or until thickened, stirring occasionally. Let stand for 1 minute.
  • Top grits with cranberries and walnuts. Serve with blueberries on the side.


Calories: 677kcal | Carbohydrates: 131g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 25mg | Sodium: 258mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 55g
Keyword : Better-4-U Grits


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