Easy Homemade Pimento Cheese Spread

Pimento Cheese Spread Recipe is quick and easy. It’s perfect as a cracker topping, veggie platter dip or as sandwich filling for your next party!

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Here is the south, many southern households have a treasured homemade Pimento Cheese recipe that has been handed down for generations! This flavorful spread is a true staple in the South. Known as “the caviar of the South”!

This Easy Pimento Cheese Spread Recipe is quick and easy to whip up. Simply use a food processor to mix together softened cream cheese, mayo, shredded cheddar cheese, shredded parmesan and chopped pimentos.

Then stir in chipotle powder, fresh chives, honey (yes, honey) and apple cider vinegar. Lastly, add salt and pepper to taste. Serve with buttery round crackers, veggie platter dip or as mini sandwiches.

This Easy Homemade Pimento Cheese excellent on healthy celery and carrots sticks, so you can feel slightly better about the fact that you’re snacking on cheddar, cream cheese, and mayo.

If you’re eating low-carb, following the Keto diet, or avoiding gluten, this recipe will become your new favorite dip or spread!

Pimento Cheese Spread Recipe is quick and easy. It’s perfect as a cracker topping, veggie platter dip or as sandwich filling for your next party!

Easy Homemade Pimento Cheese Spread

Pimento Cheese Spread Recipe is quick and easy. It’s perfect as a cracker topping, veggie platter dip or as sandwich filling for your next party!

Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Keyword Appetizers, Cheese, Dips, Game Day Food, Gluten-Free, Keto, Low-Carb, Party Food
Servings 4 Cups

Ingredients

  • 1/2 Cup Cream Cheese – Softened
  • 3/4 Cup Mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp Cider Vinegar
  • 1 Cup Medium Yellow Cheddar – Shredded
  • 1 Cup Medium White Cheddar – Shredded
  • 1 1/4 Cup Parmesan – Shredded
  • 1 Tbsp Honey
  • 1/2 to 3/4 Cup Roasted Red Peppers or Pimentos Canned or Jar – Minced
  • To Taste Fresh Chopped Chives
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp Chipotle Power
  • To Taste Kosher Salt
  • To Taste Fresh Ground Black Pepper

Instructions

  1. In food processor, combine cream cheese, mayonnaise, vinegar, parmesan and honey. Add half of the yellow and white cheese to the processor and process until well combined

  2. Remove from processor and place in large mixing bowl. Add in remaining cheese, roasted peppers/pimentos, chipotle power, chives, salt and pepper. Mix together. Do not over mix; the spread should be chunky but combined.

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