Spotted Salamander’s Sweet Potato Grits

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It’s very important to use good fresh stone ground grits. We use Congaree Milling Company Grits sold at Rosewood Market and Soda City Market in Columbia, SC. A perfect side with fried turkey.

  • 2 cups water
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 cup stone-ground grits
  • 2 large sweet potatoes, cooked, peeled and mashed.
  • Kosher salt to taste
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter

Spotted Salamander - Richland St.

Chef: Jessica Shillato


1531 Richland St, Columbia, SC 29201, USA

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Bring milk and water to a boil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat; gradually whisk in grits. Reduce heat to low, and simmer, stirring frequently, 30-45 minutes or until thickened.

Stir in sweet potatoes, butter and any extra salt to taste.

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