Pimento Cheese

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Kristie Yearwood

By
@kreativekristie

My mom made this and we all loved it and shared with everyone. In the south my grandmother would buy this from the store and make us a sandwich. This is so much better. Great as a spread or dip too!

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Prep:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 3 oz
    cream cheese, softened at room temp
  • 1 c
    grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 c
    grated monterey jack cheese
  • 1/2 c
    mayonnaise
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    pepper
  • 1/8 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 2-3 Tbsp
    pimentos, smashed
  • 1 tsp
    grated onion, optional

How to Make Pimento Cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Beat cream cheese until smooth and fluffy. Then add all the rest of the ingredients and beat until well blended.
  2. Use as a sandwich spread, or on crackers, or as a dip with vegetables. If you like it spicy add a few drops of tabasco sauce. Too easy. and It lasts for days in the fridge, well not in our house.

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About Pimento Cheese

Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids




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