Cream of Wheat Basic Directions
- Stove Top method
Servings 1 2 3 water or milk 1-1/4 Cups 2 Cups 4 cups Salt (optional) 1/8 tsp 1/4 tsp 1/2 tsp Cream of Wheat 3 Tbs 1/3 Cup 3/4 Cup Heat water and salt to boiling; milk and salt to almost boiling. For creamier cereal, use milk. Add Cream of Wheat slowly stirring constantly. Return to boiling. Reduce heat to maintain a low boil. Cook 1-1/2 minutes or until thickened, stirring constantly. Microwave cooking directions. Mix 3 Tbsp cereal, 3/4 cup cold tap water or milk and a dash of salt (optional) in a 2 cup microwavable bowl (I always use a _large_ bowl as it tries to overflow when cooking). For creamier cereal, use milk. Cook on high (100 % power) for 1 minute. Stir. Cook 1-2 minutes more, stirring well every 30 seconds, until thick and smooth. Mix well before serving.