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Brie Pimento Cheese

Whole Foods Market

Decadent and fun, this pimiento cheese is a new classic, turning buttery Brie and sweet pimientos into a tasty spread.

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Deliver Ingredients


  • One 350-gram package Isigny Sainte Mère Bon Homme Brie
  • One 4-ounce jar pimientos, drained and chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon grated yellow onion
  • 1 Teaspoon grated mustard seed
  • 1 Pinch of cayenne
  • 6 slices Seeduction bread


Bring cheese to room temperature and remove the rind. Place it in a bowl and use the back of a spoon to mash it. Stir in pimientos, onion, mustard seed, and cayenne. Spoon onto quartered and toasted slices of bread and serve.

Brie Shopping Tip

If a piece of cheese smells strongly of ammonia, don't buy it. This is typically a sign of spoilage.

Brie Cooking Tip

Allow cheese to come to room temperature before serving. This will accentuate the flavors and aromas.

Brie Wine Pairing

Rich white wines and full-bodied reds go well with most cheeses and cheese-based dishes. Some specific recommendations: chardonnay or pinot blanc with goat cheese; dry chenin blanc with earthy cheeses; rosé or sercial madeira with melted-cheese appetizers; port with blue cheese (especially stilton); amontillado sherry or syrah/shiraz with strong cheeses; olooros or palo cortado sherry with creamy cheeses; merlot or carménère with mild cheeses; cabernet sauvignon, malbec, mourvèdre, Rhône blends, or petite sirah with cheddar- or gouda-type cheeses; nero d'avola with full-flavored Spanish or Italian cheeses; sangiovese with dishes using parmigiano-reggiano and similar cheeses.