Smoky Grits

Smoked Flagship

Serves 4 to 6 as a side dish

Delicious with everything from eggs to braised meats. 


1 1/2 cups grits

2 cups low sodium chicken stock

1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt

1/2 teaspoon black pepper

3 tablespoons unsalted butter

6 ounces Beecher’s Smoked Flagship Cheese



1. In a large pot, bring stock and 2 1/2 cups of water to boil over high heat. Whisk in the grits and salt and return to a boil. Reduce the heat to medium low and stir constantly until thickened, about 5 minutes.

2. Remove the grits from the heat and whisk in the pepper, butter, and cheese. Serve immediately.


Enjoy making and devouring this recipe, and find many more like in Kurt Dammeier's Pure Food Cookbook.