Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

  • Prep Time: 30 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 Minutes
  • Serves: Makes 14 Servings


  • 14-16 fresh jalapeño peppers
  • 1 - 8 ounce package Essential Everyday Cream Cheese softened
  • 1 cup Essential Everyday Mexican Style Four Cheese Blend
  • 1 teaspoon Essential Everyday Ground Cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon Essential Everyday Chili Powder
  • 1 - 16 ounce package Essential Everyday Bacon slices cut in half
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  • Prep:  Place a baking rack on a large baking sheet. Cut peppers in half lengthwise; remove seeds and center membrane. Set aside.


  • Combine:  In medium bowl, combine cream cheese, Mexican style cheese, cumin and chili powder; salt to taste. Divide among jalapeño halves.


  • Create:  Wrap each stuffed jalapeño with a half slice of bacon and place on baking rack. Bake in a preheated 425°F oven 25-30 minutes or until bacon is crisp.