Epicurious offers a recipe for Captain Rodney's Cheese Bake, which calls for mayonnaise, cream cheese, green onions and cheddar cheese topped with crushed Ritz crackers, Captain Rodney's glaze and crumbled bacon. Serve with crackers or crostini.
To make the cheese bake, combine 1/2 cup of mayonnaise, 8 ounces of cream cheese, 2 green onions and 1 cup of grated cheddar cheese in a bowl. Pour the mixture into a greased pan, and top with 6 crushed Ritz crackers. Bake in a 350 degree Fahrenheit oven for 15 to 20 minutes. Cook six slices of bacon, and crumble it. Take the pan out of the oven, and pour 1/2 cup of Captain Rodney's boucan pepper glaze on top along with the crumbled bacon.
Captain Rodney's is a sweet and spicy pepper glaze manufactured by Bell Buckle Country Store, Inc. Captain Rodney's Cheese Bake has become a very popular tailgating recipe. The name brand glaze can be substituted with any brand of pepper jelly in the cheese bake recipe.
Bell Buckle Country Store, Inc., sells several other varieties of glaze that can be used to change up the flavor of the cheese bake. Other varieties include mango pepper glaze, tequila lime pepper glaze, and lime ginger pepper glaze.