Gourmet Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers ️



Gourmet Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers

If you’re looking to spice up your next gathering, look no further than these mouthwatering Gourmet Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers. This delightful appetizer combines the smoky richness of bacon with the fiery kick of jalapeños, creating a flavor explosion that will leave your guests craving for more.

Ingredients

  • 12 fresh jalapeño peppers
  • 12 slices of thick-cut bacon
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and black pepper to taste
  • Toothpicks

Instructions

  1. Start by preheating your grill to medium-high heat or your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. Cut the tops off the jalapeño peppers and remove the seeds and membranes. Be sure to wear gloves to protect your hands from the heat.
  3. In a mixing bowl, combine the softened cream cheese, cheddar cheese, garlic powder, onion powder, paprika, salt, and black pepper. Mix until well blended.
  4. Stuff each jalapeño pepper with the cheese mixture.
  5. Wrap each stuffed jalapeño with a slice of bacon and secure it with a toothpick.
  6. Grill or bake the bacon-wrapped jalapeño poppers until the bacon is crispy and the peppers are tender, about 20-25 minutes.
  7. Serve hot and enjoy the irresistible combination of creamy, cheesy, and spicy flavors!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 12 poppers

These Gourmet Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers are the ultimate party appetizer. They’re creamy, cheesy, and perfectly spicy, making them a crowd-pleaser at any gathering.

Nutrition Information (per popper): Calories: 124, Fat: 10g, Carbohydrates: 1g, Protein: 6g

Whether you’re hosting a barbecue, game night, or just looking for a savory treat, these poppers will elevate your snack game. The creamy cheese filling balances the heat of the jalapeños, while the crispy bacon adds a satisfying crunch. Your guests won’t be able to resist these delectable bites. So, get ready to impress and savor the deliciousness of Gourmet Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers at your next gathering!