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Pimento Cheese Spread
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Pimento Cheese Spread


  • 1 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
  • 1 cup shredded extra sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 8-ounce package cream cheese (softened)
  • 3/4 cup Miracle Whip or mayonnaise
  • 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 2 tablespoons raw jalapeno (diced)
  • 1 4-ounce jar diced pimentos (drained)
  • 1 tablespoon sour cream
  • dash of hot sauce (Tabasco)(optional)


  1. This recipe is easily made using a mixer with a paddle attachment. Combine all the ingredients in the order listed and blend with mixer or by hand until all ingredients are well blended.
  2. Serve chilled with your favorite crackers or tortilla chips.