Rosalynn Carter's Plains Georgia Cheese Ring

Rosalynn Carter's Plains Georgia Cheese Ring Recipe

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Jill Cooks


A favorite dish of Jimmy Carter's. This quickly became one of my favorites.
Very good.
Too good not to share.

Hope you enjoy!!


★★★★★ 1 vote



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    1 lb. sharp cheddar cheese, finely grated
  • ·
    1 cup mayonnaise
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    1 cup chopped pecans
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    1/2 cup finely chopped onion
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    6 turns freshly ground black pepper
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    dash of cayenne pepper
  • ·
    12 ounce jar strawberry preserves

How to Make Rosalynn Carter's Plains Georgia Cheese Ring


  1. Combine cheese with mayonnaise, chopped nuts and onion. Mix in black pepper and cayenne, and blend thoroughly.
  2. Press into 3-cup ring mold.
    Refrigerate for at least 2 hours.
  3. To serve, dip mold into a pan of hot water for 15-20 seconds before turning out on to a serving platter.
  4. Fill center with strawberry preserves and serve at once with Ritz crackers.

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About Rosalynn Carter's Plains Georgia Cheese Ring

Course/Dish: Cheese Appetizers
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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