Jalapeo Poppers


These spicy sensations are a favorite snack option.

Stuffed with a creamy cheese mixture and a crispy topping, these bites offer a flavor that will leave you craving more.

INGREDIENTS: fresh jalapeños olive oil cream cheese sharp cheddar cheese fresh parsley garlic powder panko breadcrumbs bacon (we like to use cooked air fryer bacon) optional salt ground black pepper

Combine the cheddar cheese, garlic powder, parsley, salt (if using), ground black pepper, cooked bacon, and cream cheese in a medium bowl.

Slice the jalapeño peppers in half lengthwise and remove the seeds.

Arrange the prepared peppers onto the air fryer basket or tray. Lightly brush each jalapeño half with oil.

Fill each hollowed out jalapeño with the cream cheese filling.

Top the filled jalapeños with breadcrumbs. Spray on oil if needed.

Air fry until breadcrumbs are crisp and golden in color.

Dig in and enjoy!

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