Jalapeno Cheese Grits Recipe (Southern Living)

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10Ingredients
55Minutes
450Calories

Ingredients

US|METRIC
  • 4 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 cup Quaker Quick Grits
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 1 teaspoon crushed garlic
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • 2 eggs (beaten)
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 cup jalapeño (finely chopped)
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
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    NutritionView More

    450Calories
    Sodium70% DV1670mg
    Fat66% DV43g
    Protein27% DV14g
    Carbs1% DV4g
    Fiber3% DV<1g
    Calories450Calories from Fat390
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat43g66%
    Saturated Fat25g125%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol230mg77%
    Sodium1670mg70%
    Potassium200mg6%
    Protein14g27%
    Calories from Fat390
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate4g1%
    Dietary Fiber<1g3%
    Sugars3g6%
    Vitamin A35%
    Vitamin C15%
    Calcium30%
    Iron6%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    Howard 5 months ago
    This is truly amazing & fantastic with Cajun style shrimp. The only thing I changed was not adding cream cheese, hubby hates it. So I added a little heavy cream and the result was heavenly!
    Sledge a year ago
    Delicious!! I excluded the Jalapeños since making for kids and they LOVED it!

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