Soft Polenta cooked in Milk with Maple Syrup

Soft Polenta cooked in Milk with Maple Syrup

Polenta is a wonderful breakfast dish and is particularly popular with children. Also, this recipe can be poured onto a sheet pan and left to set up. Once firm it can be cut into pieces and served topped with fresh strawberries and cream for a simple and satisfying dessert.


Serves 6-8 people

  • 1 cup Roan Mills Polenta
  • 4 cups milk plus extra for serving
  • Maple syrup to taste


Prep: 5 min • Cook: 25 min • Ready in: 30 min

To prepare the polenta, place the cup of polenta into a small bowl and add a cup of cold milk, stir to mix. Bring 3 cups of milk to boil in a 2 quart saucepan, stirring constantly, turn heat to medium and carefully pour in the polenta slurry. Stir to prevent lumps forming and cook until thick, about 7 minutes. Serve in bowls and pour over the top a little cold milk and a drizzle of maple syrup.

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