Grits are a food created by Native Americans. It consists of ground up corn
that is boiled as though it were oatmeal
. Despite its long history, it hasn’t traveled very far from the Southern United States
Grits taste mediocre on their own, and fairly good when served with butter
, and pepper
(their most common composition). After preparation, grits rapidly transform into a gelatin, and must be eaten in haste.
became an official snack on April 28th, 2012.