Beefy Cheesy Pimiento Cheese Scoops

Recipe by Knott's Fine Foods

You will score big with these bite sized snacks at home or tailgating with friends.


  • 1 lb. ground beef or chuck
  • 12 oz. container of Knott's Old Fashioned Pimiento Cheese Spread (For a little extra spice, try Knott’s Jalapeño or Chipotle Pimiento Cheese).
  • 1-10 oz. can diced tomatoes with green chilies (drained)
  • 2 teaspoons onion flakes
  • 1 large bag of scoop shaped tortilla chips


  1. In a large skillet, brown meat and drain.
  2. In a bowl, combine meat, pimiento cheese, diced tomatoes and chilies and onion flakes.
  3. Place tortilla chips on a cookie sheet, bowl side up.
  4. Fill tortilla chips with filling.
  5. Bake at 400°F for 8-10 minutes or until golden brown and bubbly.
  6. Serve hot.