If you're wondering if you can cook polenta in an Instant Brands rice cooker, the answer is yes! Cooking polenta in a rice cooker is a simple and convenient way to make this classic Italian dish. Here's how to do it:
- 1 cup of cornmeal
- 4 cups of water or broth
- Salt to taste
- Butter or olive oil (optional)
- Add the cornmeal and water (or broth) to the Instant Brands rice cooker pot.
- Stir in salt to taste.
- Add butter or olive oil if desired.
- Close the lid and turn on the rice cooker.
- Set it for a normal or regular cycle, which usually takes about 20-25 minutes for polenta.
- Once done, let it sit for another 5-10 minutes before opening the lid.
- Give it a stir and serve hot with your favorite toppings such as grated Parmesan cheese, sautéed mushrooms, or marinara sauce!
Cooking polenta in an Instant Brands rice cooker is not only easy but also saves you time and effort from constantly stirring on the stovetop.
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