Party Panache, Pimiento Cheese & Sausage Puffs

This is a twist on an old Southern party favorite, Bisquick Sausage Balls Thank you Ricki for telling me about this version! This combination is great for Christmas because the red pimientos and green onion pieces make them look party festive! You can use prepared pimiento cheese, or make your own here Because of the … Continue reading

Party Panache, Pimiento Cheese Canapes

Pimiento Cheese is practically a staple in the South Let’s use it to make some unexpected pairings for an assortment of canapes I like to make a straight forward Pimiento Cheese, Sharp cheddar, White Cheddar, pimientos and mayonnaise {Duke’s of course} You can use your recipe, a purchased pimiento cheese, or my recipe below A … Continue reading

Party Panache, Strawberry, Pecan & Pimiento Cheese Wreath

I’m getting a head start on my holiday menu this week This cheese ring is easy to whip up Wrapped well, it will keep in the refrigerator for up to a week until ready to garnish and serve It starts with Pimiento Cheese I keep my pimiento cheese simple with only 4 ingredients plus pepper … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Italian Sandwich Ring with Smokey Pimiento Cheese

Originally when I was developing this recipe, I was thinking I’d make a savory version of a King cake for Mardi Gras But since Mardi Gras is way yesterday, I decided to just call it an Italian Sandwich Ring It is actually similar to a New Orleans muffaletta sandwich minus the olive relish… I’m not … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spinach & Pimiento Cheese Gratin

  This recipe combines a steak house favorite Creamed Spinach with a Southern Staple, Pimiento Cheese         Most of the guys I know hate Pimiento Cheese I think they feel like it’s a girly girl dish served at teas and showers which is truly silly So to humor HHjr who has a … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Southern Favorites for Masters Sunday

Sunday at the Masters is a big day at our house HH and HHjr are avid golfers and inherited the cherished tickets from HH’s father they love to go for the first few days of the tournament, but always come back before the last day     We gather around the TV to watch as … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Dreaming of Summer Zucchini & Pimiento Cheese Strata

“Hey, do we have any more of those little quiche things?” HH asked “Sure, they’re in the fridge, Warm them up in the microwave, about 20-30 seconds per piece” I created this dish with Summer on my mind Even though zucchini is available year round, it always reminds me of Summer and overflowing vegetable gardens … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Pimiento Cheese Biscuit Bites

These 5 minute Prep biscuits pack a punch with pimiento cheese and french fried onions I was inspired by a recipe I saw recently on Plain Chicken using fried onions and decided to amp it up even more with pimiento cheese You can use plain cheddar cheese if you prefer, with a little mayonnaise {see … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Pimiento Cheese & Bacon Puff Pastry Eggs

I’m sure you’ve heard the old adage, “Southerners will fry anything” Yep, even pimiento cheese!  Whaaaaat!!  These Pimiento Cheese Fritters are one of my favorites at a local marina TDF…{to die for} The balls of pimiento cheese are rolled in panko, fried, and drizzled with a heavenly sweet and spicy mustard sauce The Masters golf … Continue reading