Pimento Cheese Biscuits

Delight family, neighbors, and friends with an incomparable southern pairing.


  • 2 cups self-rising flour
  • 2 tsp. sugar
  • 1 tsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 2 tbsp. diced pimentos
  • Melted butter for brushing the tops


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees.
  2. Coat a baking sheet with nonstick spray. In a large mixing bowl, whisk together flour, sugar, black pepper, and cayenne pepper. Stir in mayonnaise and milk until the flour is moistened. Stir in cheese and pimentos. Drop by heaping tablespoons onto prepared baking sheet, about 2 inches apart. Bake for 10-12 minutes, or until golden brown. Brush the tops with melted butter.