Classic Southern Pimento Cheese Spread
Recipe type: Spread
Cuisine: American
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  • 2 oz. pimentos, drained and minced
  • 8 ounces extra sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup sweet onion, finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  1. Mix pimentos and cheese together in a mixing bowl.
  2. Add sugar and mayo and mix again.
  3. Add onion and Worcestershire sauce and blend with a mixer at high speed, making sure to scrape the sides of the bowl to ensure a thorough mix.
  4. Cover and chill in the refrigerator for no less than two hours, then serve your delicious homemade pimento cheese on a sandwich or atop crackers.
Recipe by My Earth Garden at