Divine Pimiento Cheese

Divine Pimiento CheeseRecipe
Jennifer Davick
If I could choose my last meal, it would have to include pimiento cheese. There are very few days when my fridge isn’t home to a batch of the famous spread. I make it often and love it best on soft white sandwich bread. You can also serve it with your favorite crackers.


Makes about 3 cups
Total time: 10 Minutes

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Total: 10 Minutes


1 (16-oz.) block sharp Cheddar cheese
3/4 cup mayonnaise
1 (4-oz.) jar diced pimiento, drained
2 tablespoons grated Vidalia onion
Garnish: freshly ground pepper


1. Grate cheese using the large holes of a box grater.

2. Combine cheese and next 3 ingredients, stirring until blended. Store in an airtight container in refrigerator up to 4 days. Garnish, if desired.