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This Easy Pimento Cheese Stirs Up Almost Instantly

white bowl filled with orange cheese spread

Outta time but in need of pimento cheese? Whip up this ultra-quick remix of the Southern staple.

Ok. I get it. Pimento cheese is a classic. And you don’t mess with the classics. But I’m a devotee of delicious, and this recipe is downright delicious. We can debate all night whether it’s “truly” the original pimento cheese. But it’s got the creaminess, the bite, the heat, and it’s ready lickety split. Try it!

Quickie Pimento Cheese Spread


white bowl filled with orange cheese spread
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Mix up a batch of my Louisiana Bayou Bite Sauce and keep it on hand. Lotsa stuff you can do with it. This take on pimento cheese is quick and dirty and delicious.

Course:
Appetizer
,
Sauces and Condiments
,
Side Dish
,
Snack
Cuisine:
American

Makes:

Servings: 8 ounces

Takes:

Prep Time: 2 minutes

Ingredients

Notes:
About the Bayou Bite. This Louisiana BBQ sauce recipe is spicy and sweet with Chipotle Tabasco, roasted jalapeños, red peppers, and Steen's Cane Syrup. Referred to as Bayou Bite, this delicious sauce blends sweet and hot peppers for a mildly spicy finishing and dipping sauce for ribs, chicken, steaks, chops and so much more.
Metric conversion:

These recipes were created in US Customary measurements and the conversion to metric is being done by calculations. They should be accurate, but it is possible there could be an error. If you find one, please let us know in the comments at the bottom of the page

Method

  • Prep. Mix the two ingredients in a bowl with a fork. You can leave it lumpy, or blend it smooth. Your choice. I like it lumpy.
  • Serve. Serve on crusty bread or crackers.

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Published On: 9/3/2018 Last Modified: 10/22/2021

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