This article is from the 20th Century Appetizer Recipes, with numerous contributions by famous and also anonymous cooks
3 c Cold water
1 c Coarse yellow cornmeal
1 Env. onion soup mix
4 oz Mild chopped green chilies,
Drained (1 can) 1/2 c Whole kernel corn
1/2 c Red pepper, roasted and
Finely chopped 1/2 c Sharp Cheddar cheese,
Shredded Bring the water to a boil in a 3-quart saucepan. With a wire whisk, stir in the cornmeal and onion soup mix. Simmer uncovered, stirring constantly, for 25 minutes, or until thickened.
Stir in the chilies, corn and roasted red peppers. Spread the mixture in a lightly greased 9-inch-square baking pan and sprinkle with the cheese. Let stand for 20 minutes, or until firm. Cut MICROWAVE: Combine the water, cornmeal and onion soup mix in a microwave-safe casserole. Cover and microcook on HIGH (100%) for 20 minutes, stirring every 5 minutes (mixture will be thick).
Stir in the chilies, corn and roasted red peppers. Spread into pan as above. [The Baltimore Sun; Dec 8, 1991]
From: Fred Peters.