“Calabrese” Pimento Cheese Spread

Posted on March 20, 2017

While it is by no means authentic to Calabria, this cheese spread is a delicious spin on a southern classic from the states.

Prep Time:10 min
Total Time:10 min
Category:Appetizer
Cuisine:American
Yield:3 servings
Preparation
1. In the bowl of a food processor, combine cheeses, mayo, garlic and onion powder.

2. Spin until thoroughly combined. Mix in chilies and pulse until just folded in.

3. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Ingredients
* 1 cup mild cheddar cheese, shredded
* ½ cup grated parmesan
* 8 ounces cream cheese, room temperature
* ¼ cup mayonnaise
* ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
* ¼ teaspoon onion powder
* ¼ cup chopped calabrese chiles with oil (found in jars in Italian markets)