Pimento Cheese

May 1, 2024 | Recipes

Pimento cheese is a creamy, savory and versatile spread that’s perfect for any occasion. This simple pimento cheese recipe is so delicious! You can serve it as a dip or sandwich filling, or make party-food platters out of it. Try it with crackers or some Mercier Orchards apple slices. With just a few simple ingredients, you can make a delicious spread that will be a hit with your family and friends!


Corn Relish

1 lb corn (fresh or frozen, if frozen be sure corn is thawed prior to mixing)

1 cup sugar

1 cup of apple cider vinegar

½ cup of finely chopped onion

Pinch of salt

1 cup of drained pimentos

Pimento Cheese

16 ounces sharp cheddar cheese

10 ounces mild cheddar cheese

½  cup  drained pimentos

¾  cup of corn relish

¾  cup mayonnaise


Combine all ingredients for Corn Relish and let flavors blend for 24 hours. You will use the corn relish for the Pimento Cheese recipe. Refrigerate the remaining corn relish.

Mix Corn Relish and Pimento Cheese ingredients together and served chilled.