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Hominy Recipes - So Great, it Will Make You Lick Your Plate!

Hominy Recipes
You can make a delicious meal with hominy, some cheese, and cream. Here is a collection of some easy recipes for cooking white or golden hominy.
Tastessence Staff
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2017
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Hominy is a part of classical American cuisine, mostly in the southern region. Hominy Grill in the US has popularized this dish. It is used to make casseroles, burgers, and fried dishes. Ground hominy, known as hominy grits, can make a healthy food choice.

White Hominy Casserole

Ingredients
  • 16 oz. of white hominy
  • 16 oz. of yellow hominy
  • ¾ cup of sour cream
  • ½ lb of grated Jack cheese
  • Butter or oil for greasing
  • 4 oz. of diced green chilies (optional)
Method of Preparation
The oven should be preheated to 350 degrees F. Grease the baking bowl with some oil or butter. Mix both, white and golden hominy, chilies (if wanted), and cream in the baking bowl. Cover the mixture with grated cheese and set to bake. Bake for 40-45 minutes or until the cheese becomes golden brown.

Golden Hominy Casserole

Ingredients
  • 30 oz. of golden hominy
  • 1 can of cream of mushroom soup
  • ¼ cup of milk
  • 1 tablespoon of butter/oil
  • ¼ cup of chopped onion
  • ¼ cup of chopped green pepper
  • ½ cup of chopped celery
  • 1 teaspoon of Worcestershire sauce
  • Some bread crumbs
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan/cheddar cheese
  • Paprika to taste
  • A pinch of cayenne powder
Method of Preparation
Firstly, you need to preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Next, heat oil or butter and cook onion, pepper, and celery for 4-5 minutes. Add cream of mushroom soup, milk, cheese, and seasonings to this mixture and stir to form a smooth mixture. Next, add golden hominy. Now grease the baking bowl with oil or butter and pour the mixture into it. Top with Worcestershire sauce and bread crumbs. Garnish with grated cheese and paprika, and set to bake. Bake for about 25-30 minutes, or until the cheese turns golden brown.

Fried Hominy and Bacon

Ingredients
  • 2 cups of white/golden hominy
  • 2 strips of bacon
  • 2-3 chopped onions
  • 1-2 tablespoons of oil
Method of Preparation
Heat the oil, add bacon, and fry till brown. Remove it and crumble. Next add chopped onions and fry until golden brown. Lastly, add hominy and fry it together with the onions for 10-15 minutes. Serve hot with crumbled bacon.

Golden Hominy in Cream

Ingredients
  • 14 ½ oz. of golden hominy
  • 1 cup of sour cream
  • 2 tablespoons of butter
  • ½ teaspoon of salt
  • ½ teaspoon of grounded pepper
Method of Preparation
Melt the butter completely in a skillet. Next, add sour cream and hominy to it. Continue heating and stirring at the same time for 10-15 minutes. Lastly, add salt, stir, and serve with garnished pepper.

Aren't these recipes easy? You can try these or come up with other innovations to enjoy the healthy hominy at home.