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Polenta Pizza

The other day I was brainstorming with Whit. What haven’t we done on Nosh and Tell? What should be our next thing to share? I immediately realized that we have been missing a massive staple of the American diet, a massive staple of the world’s diet! Pizza!  I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love pizza. Whether it’s cheese, meat lover’s, veggie or even white, it’s everyone’s favorite; you can always “have it your way”. It is the ultimate fast food, as well as the ultimate comfort food. It is perfect when devoured hot with gooey cheese and a crunchy, yet doughy crust. It is also perfect when enjoyed cold for breakfast. Have pizza on a bagel, on toast, on pita. Have it sweet with chocolate or savory with cheese and figs. The opportunities are endless.  I remember watching a recent episode of Chopped on the Food Network and one of the ingredients was polenta. This wasn’t quick cooking polenta, it was ready made. I had never seen anything like this before: a long tubular shape …