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Pimento Cheese

Pimento Cheese! This Southern staple is a must at picnics, holidays and special occasions like The Masters and The Kentucky Derby.
Prep Time10 mins
Chill Time2 hrs
Total Time2 hrs 10 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8 ounces
Author: The Kitchen Prep


  • ¾ cups sharp yellow cheddar grated
  • ¾ cups white cheddar grated
  • ¼ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon grated sweet onion
  • ½ teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon sea salt
  • 2 ounces jarred diced pimentos drained


  • Place all ingredients in a medium bowl. Stir until fully combined.
  • Cover and refrigerate for 2 hours or until chilled.
  • Serve with crackers or raw vegetables.


  • This recipe can easily be doubled for a larger group.
  • Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.