3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Diet Central > Weight Watchers > WW Recipes > Side Dishes and Sauces

Polenta Gratin with Mushrooms and Fontina

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-19-2003, 10:00 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
GibsonGirl1957's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Posts: 11

Default Polenta Gratin with Mushrooms and Fontina

I got this out of: THE BEST OF COOKING LIGHT 4. I made it tonight and everyone absolutely loved it. For our family, I doubled the ingredients.

1 16 ounce tube of polenta cut into 1/4 inch slices (I diced it instead into 1/2 inch dice)
8 ounces presliced mushrooms
1 teaspoon minced garlic
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/3 cup sundried tomato Alfredo Sauce (such as Classico)
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
1/4 cup (1 ounce) shredded fontina cheese
Cooking spray

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees (the book said 500 degrees but I decreased the temp. and increased the baking time.

2. Arrange polenta in an 11 x 7 baking dish sprayed with cooking spray.

3. Heat skillet coated with cooking spray. Add mushrooms and cook 2 minutes, stirring frequently. Stir in garlic and salt. Cover, reduce heat, cook 2 more minutes. Stir in Alfredo Sauce and basil.

4. Spoon mushroom /sauce mixture evenly over polenta. Top with cheese. If you bake at 500 degrees, bake for 7 minutes. If you bake at 350 degrees, bake for 30 minutes.

Yield: 3 Servings
Weight Watcher Points: 4

Nutritional Information: Calories 221, Fat 7.4, Protein 8.3, Carbohydrates 28.7, Fiber 4.2.

NOTE: I found that dicing the polenta made serving it easier. I didn't have any Fontina cheese, so I used Romano. The point count would remain the same.
__________________
GG

Each bag of potatoes equals 10 pounds. At Christmas I will donate to the local Food Bank the number of pounds I have lost in potatoes.

Last edited by GibsonGirl1957 : 04-19-2003 at 10:05 PM.
GibsonGirl1957 is offline  
Closed Thread
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:59 AM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2