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Pimento Cheese Recipe

Pimento Cheese Recipe

Serve this pimento cheese recipe with crackers, as an appetizer at your next family gathering. A delicious southern tradition.

Course Appetizer
Keyword appetizer, cheese, cheese and crackers, pimento cheese
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1 1/2 8 oz block sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp Miracle Whip heaping
  • 1 jar pimentos small
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1 pinch sugar


  1. Grate the cheese. (Sure you could use shredded cheese, but fresh grated always tastes better!)

  2. Mix dry ingredients with the Miracle Whip.

  3. Combine Miracle Whip, pimentos and cheese with a fork until well mixed. If mixture is not wet enough, add more Miracle Whip.

  4. Serve with your choice of crackers.