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Pimiento Spread

When I first left Pennsylvania and relocated south of the Mason-Dixon line, I knew nothing of this “Southern caviar” more commonly referred to as pimiento spread (or “pimento,” if you prefer that spelling for this little red pepper). It’s used as a spread on crackers or as a sandwich filling, and is quite often offered on catering platters as finger sandwiches.

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1 lb. Sharp cheddar cheese, cubed
1/2 lb. Monterey Jack cheese, cubed
7 oz. jar Mario diced pimientos
1/2 medium dill pickle, diced
1/2 glove of garlic, finely chopped
3 tbsp. mayonnaise
Place all prepped ingredients except pimientos into blender or food processor; "pulse" long enough to roughly mix, but not puree. Combine in bowl with pimientos and mayonnaise and mix well. Refrigerate for...
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Nutritions

Calories
97

Sodium
141mg
5% DV

Fat
7g
12% DV

Protein
6g
12% DV

Carbs
0.3g
0% DV

Fiber
0.6g
2% DV

Put those overripe bananas to good use with the best recipe for Easy Banana Muffins! These simple, one-bowl, moist banana muffins are a perfect make-ahead breakfast or snack -- and they're freezer-friendly, too! Best of all, they rise high and have tall, puffy, sugar-coated domes. Add chocolate chips, nuts, or blueberries for the ultimate bakery-style treat!

3/4 c granulated sugar
1/2 c vegetable oil
2 eggs
1 1/2 c mashed banana
1 t vanilla extract
1/4 t almond extract
1 t baking soda
1 t baking powder
3/4 t salt
2 c all-purpose flour
1/2 t cinnamon
1/4 t nutmeg
coarse sugar
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Nutritions

Calories
205

Sodium
262mg
10% DV

Fat
0.55g
0% DV

Protein
5g
10% DV

Carbs
44g
15% DV

Fiber
3g
12% DV