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Old 04-16-2015, 09:15 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by forty_caliber View Post
Yellow corn meal is NOT grits. Corn meal is ground dried corn.

Grits are ground from hominy an alkali treated dried corn product.

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That's what I thought. BTW, for anyone who doesn't know about hominy, it is nixtamalized (the alkali treatment) and there are vitamins in corn that are only usable by humans if it has been nixtamalized.
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