pimento cheese


Definition of pimento cheese 

: a Neufchâtel, process, cream, or occasionally cheddar cheese to which ground pimientos have been added

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The place is open until 3 a.m. Joella's Hot Chicken The chicken, yes, but the creamy, crispy, can't-stop-eating this, better-order-one-to-go moment is the chicken and pimento cheese sandwich. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "Here are all the new fried chicken restaurants in Indianapolis," 6 July 2018 The spicy chicken sandwich ($16) is a better option between bread, largely thanks to pimento cheese and the inclusion of pickles. Mark Kurlyandchik, Detroit Free Press, "Restaurant Review: Detroit's Empire Kitchen & Cocktails has no clothes," 12 July 2018 To serve, top bun with burger patty, pimento cheese, onions, pickles and mayonnaise. Kathryn Gregory, The Courier-Journal, "Celebrate Fourth of July with these Louisville chef throwback recipes," 2 July 2018 These pack braised beef, pimento cheese and Wickles pickles between two adorably miniature buns. Andy Staples, SI.com, "Turnaround Artist Dave Clawson and Wake Forest Are Cooking With Gas Now," 4 June 2018 Humans can try a free, limited-edition biscuit with honey butter, strawberry jam, and pimento cheese, as well as order from the regular dinner menu. Kara Baskin, BostonGlobe.com, "Yappy hour comes to Sweet Cheeks," 28 June 2018 Wife Saver’s franchise owner Ted Godfrey attempted to recreate Rangos’ pimento cheese but came up short. Lyndsey Matthews, Town & Country, "The Legend Behind the South’s Best Pimento Cheese," 10 Apr. 2017 The chewy, smoky bacon blends beautifully with the creamy pimento cheese. Andy Staples, SI.com, "Kirby Smart Won't Let the Search for New Leaders Change Georgia's End Goal," 26 Mar. 2018 For food options, think slightly elevated pub standards, like a creamy pimento cheese dip ($10) and brisket nachos ($14) topped with corn and black beans. Emma Krupp, RedEye Chicago, "Summer 2018 guide to Chicago's Riverwalk," 7 June 2018

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1910, in the meaning defined above

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