Prep time: 25 mins | Cook time: 15 mins | Total time: 40 mins | Yield: 24 jalapenos
Mouthwatering and very irresistible – these delicious chicken stuffed jalapenos are a must-try! I have been making these stuffed jalapenos for years and I am still obsessed. This is seriously one of the best dishes I’ve made! There are no secret ingredients, all you need are only a few simple ingredients from chicken, jalapeno, and cream cheese. One bite, and you’ll be begging for more!
I love appetizers that I can easily turn into a complete meal. These stuffed jalapenos are like jalapenos, poppers, but are more filling and gratifying. These stuffed jalapenos have the addictive combination of fiery jalapenos, cream cheese, and flavor-packed shredded chicken. Not only that, these chicken-stuffed jalapenos are delicious, but they are very easy to throw together. They would be an amazing addition to your weeknight menu rotation. And also superb for entertaining!
These chicken-stuffed jalapenos are a huge hit at home! My family loves these stuffed jalapenos to the bone! And whenever I have guests coming over, these stuffed jalapenos are the most requested! Everyone gets excited when they know I’ll be making these delicious jalapeno dish! These are the best chicken appetizer that I can simply turn into a full meal whenever!
4 ounces Cream cheese, softened
12 Jalapeno peppers, cut in half
1 c. Cheddar cheese, shredded
1 ½ teaspoons Cumin
1 c. Shredded chicken
2 tablespoons Salsa
1 ½ teaspoon Chili powder
¼ teaspoon Salt
HOW TO MAKE CHICKEN STUFFED JALAPENOS
Step 1: Prepare the oven. Preheat it to 400 degrees F.
Step 2: Add all the ingredients to a mixing bowl except for the jalapenos. Mix well until combined. Then, stuff the jalapeno halves with the filling.
Step 3: On a parchment-lined baking sheet, place the stuffed jalapenos. Bake in the preheated oven for approximately 15 to 20 minutes until done.
Step 4: Remove from the oven and serve the chicken stuffed jalapenos immediately. Enjoy!
Calories: 48Kcal| Carbohydrates: 1g| Protein: 11g| Fat: 9g| Cholesterol: 44mg | Sodium: 164mg | Potassium: 195mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 229IU | Vitamin C: 9mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 1mg