Basil Cheese Polenta Wedges

Total Time
2hrs 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 2 hrs

This is from Swanson's Chicken can serve topped with Meat Sauce or as a side dish!! Options for grilling, baking or pan-frying given. Cooking time includes chilling.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat broth, cornmeal, bay leaf and pepper in saucepan to a boil.
  2. Stir in oil.
  3. Cook and stir 10 minutes or until mixture thickens.
  4. Remove bay leaf.
  5. Stir in basil and hceese.
  6. Pour mixture into greased 9" pie plate.
  7. Cover and chill 2 hours or until firm.
  8. Cut polenta into 6 wedges.
  9. To grill: brush wedges on both sides with olive oil. Place on hot grill and cook 4 minutes, turning once.
  10. To bake: place wedges on greased baking sheet. Bake at 375º for 20 minutes or until browned and crispy, turning once.
  11. To pan-fry: heat oil in nonstick skillet. Add wedges and cook 10 minut4es or until browned and crispy, turning once.
Most Helpful

These were wonderful!

JiliBean April 17, 2010

I used a combination of parmesan and cheddar cheeses and pesto instead of the basil. I pan fried it and served it with marinara sauce. Absolutely delicious!

Maria H. July 11, 2009

I really liked this, but no one in my family would eat it. They are picky.

jane49423 November 22, 2008