Creamy Parmesan Rice Grits

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Creamy Parmesan Rice Grits

Rice grits, cream, and cheese.  The ultimate comfort food.

1 cup rice grits
1 cup chicken stock or 1 teaspoon Chicken Better than Bullion dissolved in 1 cup water
1 3/4 cup half and half, divided
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 pat butter
3/4 cup Parmesan cheese
Pepper, to taste

1. Combine 1 cup rice grits with 1 cup chicken stock, 1 cup half and half, salt, and butter. Bring to a boil. Stir once. Cover and simmer on low for about 20 minutes or until the liquid is absorbed and rice grits are tender.

2. Stir in 3/4 cup Parmesan cheese and 3/4 cup half and half. Season to taste with salt and pepper. 

3. Add additional half and half to achieve desired creaminess.