Pimento Cheese Deviled Eggs

★★★★★ 3 Reviews
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By Kathy Griffin
from Oneonta, AL

Made these up for Easter dinner and everyone loved them. I didn't even have any leftovers to bring home. Great twist on the deviled egg.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

These deviled eggs were a HUGE hit in the Test Kitchen. Everyone kept on having "just one more." If you love deviled eggs and pimento cheese, this recipe is a keeper! The flavor of the pimento cheese works so well with the deviled eggs. Sharp cheese, tangy pimentos, creamy mayonnaise, and sour cream mixed with the yolks give them a unique texture and flavor. It adds some pizzaz to deviled eggs.

— The Test Kitchen @kitchencrew
serves 12-24
prep time 10 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients

  •   12
    hard-boiled eggs
  •   6 oz
    shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  •   2 Tbsp
    pimentos (or one small jar)
  •   3 Tbsp
    mayonnaise
  •   1/2 c
    sour cream (may want to use a little less for a drier mix)
  •   1/8 tsp
    black pepper
  •   1/2 tsp
    kosher salt
  •   1 tsp
    paprika (I used Spanish paprika)
  •   1/2 tsp
    cayenne pepper (optional)
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How To Make

  • 1
    Boil eggs.
  • 2
    Slice hard-boiled eggs in half (length). Remove yolk and place into a medium bowl. Mash yolks up with a fork.
  • 3
    Grate cheese and place in the bowl.
  • 4
    Add remaining ingredients and mix well.
  • 5
    Divide the mix among the egg whites.
  • 6
    Arrange on a platter and serve.
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