Tom's Tiny Kitchen serves up a delicious cheeseball recipe with a creative fall presentation. It's perfect for entertaining! Tom's Tiny Kitchen Pimento Cheese can be found in Kroger stores, at SuperLo Foods, Easy Way, Miss Cordelia's, High Point Grocery, Charlie's Meat Market, John's Pantry and Whole Foods. For more recipes by Tom's Tiny Kitchen or to order their products online, visit their website.
Spicy Pimento Cheese Appetizer Pumpkin
16 oz. Philadelphia cream cheese (not whipped), room temperature
12 oz. container Tom's Tiny Kitchen Classic Pimento Cheese
3 table spoons minced onion
2 tablespoons prepared salsa
2 teaspoons ground cumin
1 teaspoon minced jalapeno or 1/4 teaspoon cayenne (optional)
1 cup crushed Nacho flavored tortilla chips
Stem from green bell pepper
Bagel or tortilla chips, crackers or veggies to serve with cheese ball
Using mixer, blend together cream cheese, pimento cheese, onion, salsa, cumin and jalapeno or cayenne (if using) until smooth.
Place mixture onto plastic wrap and use plastic wrap to shape into a ball. Refrigerate at least two hours, preferably overnight, until firm. Unwrap cheeseball, roll in crushed tortilla chips and place bell pepper stem on top. Refrigerate until ready to serve.
--Adapted from Family Fresh Meals