Polenta Parmesan

Total Time
1hr 20mins
10 mins
1 hr 10 mins

Personally I don't care for Polenta but this recipe is tolerable. I make it for my friends that like Polenta and they seem to love it. (How can one love Polenta?) It's better if you serve it with a very spicy tomato salsa.

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  1. Gradually add cornmeal to the salted boiling water, stirring frequently so there are no lumps.
  2. When it comes to a boil reduce heat to medium, cook stirring frequently for 40 minutes.
  3. Stir in 5 oz of butter, 4oz grated parmesan and nutmeg.
  4. Pour polenta in an oven-proof pan cover with waxed paper and set aside to cool.
  5. Heat oven to 400°F.
  6. Dot with remaining butter and parmesan.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes until top is brown and crispy.