10 Cheese Grits Recipes: The Best Southern Comfort Food Recipes

By: Kaitlin Weiler, Editor, FaveSouthernRecipes.com

Cheddar Garlic Grits with Fried EggsLearn how to make grits even better with this collection of 10 Cheese Grits Recipes: The Best Southern Comfort Food Recipes. Grits recipes are some of the easiest Southern recipes you could ever make, and it's even easier to jazz up a pot of creamy grits with tons of cheese. This collection of grits recipes includes classic cheese grits recipes, as well as cheese grits casserole recipes. These Southern cooking recipes are great for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, so be sure to keep this list of cheese grits recipes close at hand.

10 Cheese Grits Recipes: The Best Southern Comfort Food Recipes

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Classic Cheese Grits Recipes

Secret Ingredient Cheese GritsSmothered Southern Grits

  • Barbeque Shrimp with Cheese Grits - Shrimp and grits is a classic Southern food recipe, and this cheese grits recipe turns things up a notch by adding barbecue sauce. 
  • Cheddar Garlic Grits with Fried Eggs - The only way to make cheese grits even more hearty and comforting is to top them with a fried egg.
  • Rita's Cheesy Grits - This no-fuss recipe for grits can be enjoyed for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
  • Secret Ingredient Cheese Grits (pictured above, left) - Cream cheese is the secret ingredient that makes this cheese grits recipe extra rich and creamy.
  • Smothered Southern Grits (pictured above, right) - Cheddar cheese grits are topped with plenty of vegetables to make this Southern comfort food recipe.

For more Southern cooking recipes, download a free, printable copy of 9 Easy Southern Recipes: The Ultimate Guide to Southern Cooking & Southern Comfort Food

Cheese Grits Casserole Recipes

Around-the-Clock Ham and Cheese Grits CasseroleComforting Baked Cheese Grits

  • Around-the-Clock Ham and Cheese Grits Casserole (pictured above, left) - This recipe isn't called "Around-the-Clock" for nothing. No matter what time of day it is, you can enjoy this savory cheese grits casserole. 
  • Best Baked Cheese GritsIf you thought cheese grits couldn't get any better, think again. This recipe for Best Baked Cheese Grits allows you to enjoy a comforting Southern favorite in the form of a casserole.
  • Cheese Grits Casserole - Eggs and cheese get added to a pot of creamy grits to make this recipe for Cheese Grits Casserole. This breakfast recipe is guaranteed to be a hit. 
  • Comforting Baked Cheese Grits (pictured above, right) - Nothing says "Southern comfort food" quite like grits. This recipe for Comforting Baked Cheese Grits will warm your soul and satisfy your stomach. 
  • Baked Shrimp and Cheese Grits Casserole - If you enjoy Southern shrimp and grits, then you are guaranteed to enjoy this baked cheese grits recipe with shrimp. 

Be sure to check out our step-by-step tutorial on How to Make Grits for cooking tips and tricks.


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