How to make Polenta with Mushroom Sauce -

Polenta served with creamy herb filled mushroom sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Polenta (पोलेंता), Button mushrooms (बटन मशरूम)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Polenta with Mushroom Sauce

Polenta with Mushroom Sauce Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Polenta with Mushroom Sauce Recipe

  • Polenta 3/4 cup

  • Button mushrooms 7-8

  • Dried oyster mushrooms soaked 4-5

  • Vegetable stock 1 cup

  • Milk 1/2 cup

  • Extra virgin olive oil 8 tablespoons

  • Black pepper powder 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Garlic crushed 2 tablespoons

  • Crushed black peppercorns 1/4 teaspoon

  • Fresh cream 4 tablespoons

  • Processed cheese 25 grams

  • fresh curly parsley 1 sprig

  • Fresh thyme 1 sprig

  • Fresh mint leaves 1 sprig


Step 1

Pour vegetable stock in a deep non-stick pan. Add ¼ cup milk and heat. Slice mushrooms thinly.

Step 2

Add polenta to the vegetable stock mixture, and cook stirring continuously. Add 3 tbsps extra virgin olive oil, black pepper powder and salt and mix well. Add ¼ cup milk and mix again.

Step 3

Grease a baking dish with a little oil, transfer the polenta into it and spread evenly. Drizzle 2 tbsps extra virgin olive oil over and bake in preheated oven at 180° C for 10 minutes.

Step 4

Heat 3 tbsps extra virgin olive oil in a shallow non-stick pan, add garlic and sauté for ½ minute. Add button mushrooms and salt. Roughly chop oyster mushrooms and add and sauté. Add crushed black peppercorns and mix. Add cream and mix.

Step 5

Slice cheese, break into small pieces and add to the pan. Chop parsley and thyme and add to the pan and cook till almost dry.

Step 6

Remove polenta from the oven and upturn on a plate. Cut a roundel using a large round cookie cutter and place it on a serving plate along with the cutter.

Step 7

Put the mushroom sauce over it. Gently remove the cutter, garnish with a sprig of fresh mint and serve hot.

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