Jalapeño Bites

These taste just like Jalapeño poppers, but they are much easier to make. This is another recipe that we recommend doubling, they will disappear quickly.

Recipe Stats

Total Time: 30 minutes

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Servings: 8

  • 1 (8 oz) package cream cheese, softened
  • 8 oz grated parmesan cheese
  • 3 Tbs chopped jalapeño peppers
  • 2 large egg yolks
  • 2 cups dry breadcrumbs
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the cream cheese, parmesan cheese, jalapeño peppers and egg yolks.
  3. Stir until well combined; mixture should be paste-like.
  4. Roll cheese mixture into small balls, using about a 1/2 tablespoon for each.
  5. Roll the balls in the bread crumbs until well coated.
  6. Place on an ungreased baking sheet; bake for 10-15 minutes or until golden brown.
  7. Serve warm with your favorite dipping sauce.

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