Originally Posted by carmensmom
There really should be one more category to vote on....none of the above. When you boil cornmeal or polenta you get cornmeal mush not grits. Grits are ground hominy.
I find the statement Grits are ground hominy confusing. Were you saying Grit are made from White Corn? Grits are made from corn right?
Grits can be white , yellow, or speckled. Hominy is made from corn, grits are made from hominy. Kind of like, wool comes from sheep, you can knit a sweater out of the wool, but you cant make a sweater out of the sheep.
Now I'm starting to corn-fuse myself.