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Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños

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Smoky bacon wrapped jalapeños stuffed with cream cheese.
Course Appetizers & Snacks
Cuisine American
Keyword bacon, cream cheese, jalopenos
Prep Time 30 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Servings 40 servings
Calories 143
Author Laurie McNamara

Ingredients

  • 20 medium jalapeños
  • 16 ounces cream cheese softened
  • 1 pound bacon sliced in half or thirds

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Cut jalapeños in half, length-wise.
  • With a spoon, remove the seeds and the ribs (or white membrane).
  • Fill with some softened cream cheese into each jalapeño half.
  • Wrap the jalapeños with the sliced bacon pieces.
  • Secure by sticking toothpick through the middle or laying seam side down.
  • Bake on a baking sheet preheated oven for 20-25 minutes.
  • If, after 20 minutes, the bacon doesn’t look brown enough, turn on the broiler for a couple of minutes to finish it off, just keep an eye on them so they don't burn.
  • These are bestest when the jalapeño still has a bit of bite to it.

Notes

Always wear protective gloves while handling raw jalapeños and avoid touching your eyes.

Nutrition

Serving: 2poppers | Calories: 143kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 23mg | Sodium: 54mg | Potassium: 33mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 228IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 12mg | Iron: 1mg