The southern united states of America gave birth to pimento cheese recipes. Pimento cheese is a spread which consists of high-quality cheese, mixed with yummy mayonnaise and pimentos, and Pimentos is as same as cherry pepper. A massive form of red chili pepper which locally known as capsicum. They are heart-shaped and measures around 3 to 4 inches in length and found in both medium and large.
The preparation of this pimento cheese includes few essential ingredients like cheese either processed or cheddar like American cheese, along with mayonnaise and pimentos. Pimento cheese is thoroughly mixed well to make a smooth paste as required. Other ingredients of choice also used like cream cheese, pepper salt, and various types of sauce. It’s a very delicious spread and used on crackers, corn chips or tortilla chips. They also mixed in the preparation of grits to enhance the flavor of the cornmeal. A plane boiled yolk also becomes mouth-watering once we add pimento cheese to it.
Easy Pimento Cheese Recipe
Pimento Cheese Dip
To make a finger-licking pimento cheese dip we need high quality shredded cheese, mayonnaise, salt to taste pepper. Freshly chopped pimentos, coriander leaves chopped, jalapeno. Now it is effortless and takes only 5 mins to prepare this dip. What we need is to mix all these ingredients in a bowl one by one and mix it well. Once it becomes as smooth as a cream, then we can serve it with chips or crackers or any fried items. This taste heavenly good.
Pimento cheese also used in the making of a grilled cheese sandwich. It is also used on hotdogs to add flavor. All ingredients mixed in a bowl, cream, shredded cheese, salt, pepper, and vegetables or small pieces of ham or chicken. Then they are mixed well and is spread over a slice. Another layer of bread is used to cover it from the top.
Different Use Of This Pimento Cheese Recipes
Along with the pimento cheese, grilled cheese is also very mouth-watering one. By the name, it’s grilled, but pimento cheese not roasted in a micro oven; instead, it uses in making sandwiches. They put it in between two slices of bread with other ingredients maybe a cucumber.
It can be sliced chicken and are fried in the frying pan. The taste enhanced if butter or oil used for cooking. These grilled cheese sandwiches became very popular and a staple food during the time of the Great Depression in the united states. This is easy to prepare and takes less time to serve, and at the same time, it is delicious, healthy, and filling. It doesn’t require too many ingredients but two slices of bread, black pepper, salt, oregano, chilly flakes, and dried herbs, vegetables of choice, a slice of chicken or ham or any other filling and high quality of cheese and mayonnaise.
Many people prepare this filling in different style according to their likings. They mix all the ingredients in a bowl, chicken or ham, mayonnaise, salt, and pepper and evenly spread on one bread. And they are then topped with another slice. Now they are ready to fry. For frying, we can use butter oi oil. Once the cheese starts melting inside, we put the flame off and is ready to serve. We can serve this delicious sandwich t is served with hot and sour chicken soup,
Pimento cheese often called “Carolina caviar” or the” Caviar of the south”.it is highly delicious, healthy and inexpensive lunch. The Pimento cheese is a popular snack as a dip to the people4 of Philippines. These Pimento cheese sandwiches are served in Masters Tournaments and an essential item.