Crunchy Fried Pimento Cheese Balls Recipe: This Cheesy Southern Appetizer Recipe Is Addictive by 30Seconds Food

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7 months ago
Crunchy Fried Pimento Cheese Balls Recipe: This Cheesy Southern Appetizer Recipe Is Addictive

If you love our crispy broccoli cheese balls recipe, you are going to adore this easy fried pimento cheese balls recipe! Crispy on the outside with hot, melty pimento cheese on the inside, this is an addictive snack or appetizer

Serve these crunchy fried cheese balls with ranchCajun dipping sauce, jalapeno ranch, creamy Creole ranch or your favorite dipping sauce recipe. Be ready for the recipe requests. 

Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: Makes about 24


Here's how to make it:

  1. Combine the cheese, pimientos, flour, hot sauce and Creole seasoning in a bowl. Whisk to combine. Fold in the beaten egg whites and 1 cup of the panko. Stir to combine. 
  2. Roll the mixture into approximately 24 balls. 
  3. Put the remaining panko into a bowl. Dredge the balls in the panko. 
  4. Heat about 2 cups of oil in a saucepot to 350 degrees F. Fry the balls a few at a time until golden brown, about 1 minute. Drain on paper towels. Repeat with remaining balls. Serve hot. 

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What a fun little snack ball recipe 😋
Elisa Schmitz, 30Seconds
OK, these are awesome. Who doesn't love a little ball of yumminess? :-)

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