Kentucky Benedictine Spread
|1/2 lb of cream cheese, softened|
|1 tbs mayonnaise|
|2 tbs sour cream or Creme Fraiche Food So Good Mall Creme Fraiche Recipe|
|1 large cucumber|
|2 tbs grated onion|
|kosher salt and fresh cracked black pepper to taste|
|Dash of green food coloring|
This spread is a Louisville favorite and will surely be served and Derby parties all over the city. It was made popular at Louisville’s Benedict’s restaurant. The recipe uses a dash of green food coloring, designed to mimic the color of Kentucky’s famous blue grass.
- Peel cucumber and remove seeds. Chop into small pieces.Place all ingredients in a food processor and mix until smooth.
- Can be spread on crackers or used as a sandwich spread.