Q: I just picked up a two-pound bag of locally stone-ground yellow grits at the farmer's market and I don't know how to cook them.
I can find plenty of recipes for specific grits-based dishes, but I can't find any basic way of cooking them that I can adapt and riff on?
Sent by Chelsea
Editor: Chelsea, there is a basic way to cook grits in this recipe, although it is lighter than some people prefer:
Readers, how do you like to cook grits?
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