Jalapeno Cheese Bites

  • Yield: 3 dozen


4cups shredded Cheddar cheese
4-- eggs, beaten
1-- (2-ounce) jar chopped pimentos, drained
3-- canned jalapeno chiles, seeded, chopped
1teaspoon minced onion


  1. Combine the cheese, eggs, pimentos, jalapeno chiles and onion in a medium bowl and mix well.  Spread in a lightly greased 8×8-inch baking dish.  Bake at 350F for 30 to 40 minutes or until set.  Remove from the oven and let stand for 10 minutes.  Cut into bite-size squares.  Serve immediately.

Recipe reprinted with permission from the Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton Counties’ At Your Service (the Junior League of Gwinnett and North Fulton Counties, Inc., Duluth, Georgia, 2001).