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4-Ingredient Pimento Cheese

Gather up just a few simple ingredients and get your mixing bowl ready. This tasty dish comes together in just 5 minutes!
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Appetizer
Cuisine American
Servings 8


  • 16 oz grated cheddar cheese
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 4 oz jar of diced pimentos, drained
  • ½ medium yellow onion, finely grated
  • salt & pepper, to taste


  • Start by grating your cheese. You can also use the pre-grated, bagged kind as a shortcut.
  • Peel, then slice and mince your onion.
  • Place all your ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Using an electric mixer, stir on medium until fully blended, or about 3 minutes.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste, serve, and enjoy!