Source: Everyday Food, January/February 2005
- 4 cups water
- 1 1/2 teaspoons coarse salt
- 1/8 teaspoon ground pepper
- 3/4 cup yellow cornmeal
- 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 1 tablespoon butter
In a large saucepan, bring water, salt, and pepper to a boil over high heat.
Whisking constantly, very gradually add cornmeal. Simmer over medium heat, whisking frequently, until thickened, 10 to 12 minutes.
Remove from heat; stir in Parmesan cheese and butter until smooth.