Blue Cheese Grits With Roasted Garlic

Recipe by gailanng
READY IN: 1hr 10mins




  • Preheat oven to 400°F.
  • Brush garlic with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Roast on a baking sheet for 15-20 minutes, until soft and caramelized. Set aside to cool.
  • Pour water into a heavy saucepan over medium heat; add salt. Slowly stir in grits, adding in a steady stream.
  • Bring to a boil and cook, stirring, for about 10 minutes, or until thick and smooth with a soupy consistency. Add more water if necessary.
  • Squeeze garlic into grits. Add Tabasco, butter and cheese, keeping aside a large handful of cheese to garnish.
  • Stir in eggs and cream and season with salt and pepper to taste. Pour into a baking dish and sprinkle with reserved cheese.
  • Bake for 30-40 minutes or until puffed and golden. Serve with roast chicken or pork.