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Recipe of the Day: Southern Pimento Cheese

Southern Pimento Cheese
Southern Pimento Cheese


2 cups shredded extra-sharp Cheddar cheese

8 ounces cream cheese, softened

1/2 cup mayonnaise

1/4 teaspoon garlic powder

1/4 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper (optional)

1/4 teaspoon onion powder

1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and minced (optional)

1 (4-ounce) jar diced pimento, drained

Place ingredients into the large bowl of a mixer. Beat at medium speed, with paddle if possible, until thoroughly combined. Season to taste with salt and black pepper.