A loaded cheese spread perfect for snacking any time of the day made with Real California Milk cheese and packed with almonds, jalapeños, garlic, and green onions
Prep Time 15minutes
Total Time 15minutes
1/2chopped almonds2 ounces
8ouncesReal California Milk cheddar cheese
1/2cupReal California Milk cottage cheese
4ouncejar diced pimentosdrained
3tablespoonchopped green onionsabout 2 green onion
2tablespoonminced jalapeñosabout 1/2 jalapeño
1/2teaspoonminced garlic1 small clove
In a dry skillet, toast almonds over medium heat for about 8-10 minutes until they are lightly toasted. Set aside to cool.
In a large bowl, grate the Real California Milk cheddar cheese. Add in cottage cheese and stir well. Add in pimentos, green onions, jalapeños, garlic, and toasted almonds. Mix until completely combined. Refrigerate until ready to enjoy!
Great served with veggies & crackers, on toast, or in a sandwich
*Substitute an equal amount of walnuts for the almonds if desired.*Makes 2 1/2 cups
Recipe from Living Well Kitchen https://blog.memeinge.com/loaded-pimento-cheese/