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Spicy Shrimp Over Creamy Polenta Recipe by Nutmeg Nanny

Spicy Shrimp Over Creamy Polenta

This spicy shrimp over creamy polenta is perfectly spiced and full of smoky flavor. Made with fresh shrimp, spicy tomatoes and creamy cheesy polenta.  I made this dish a few weeks ago when I was craving seafood like something fierce. I had been wandering around the grocery store and slowly walked past all the fresh seafood. …

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Short Rib Chili by Nutmeg Nanny

Short Rib Chili

Winter isn’t so bad when you a giant bowl of short rib chili served over cheesy polenta… Winter around the O’Neill household involves LOTS of soup, stews and chili. Normally I stick to our favorites – beef barley soup, white bean soup with sausage and kale and of course chili. Our basic chili is delicious …

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fried cornmeal mush sliced on a plate with maple syrup

Fried Cornmeal Mush Recipe

This fried cornmeal mush recipe is the perfect Midwest breakfast. Delicious firm cornmeal (or you might call it polenta) is lightly fried in butter and drizzled with maple syrup. So incredibly simple and totally delicious.  Ever heard of mush? Well, if you’re from the Midwest I’m guessing you have!  If you’re from anywhere else in the …

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