When you’re craving something spicy and cheesy, or just need an easy appetizer to bring to a party or event, these Jalapeno Popper Appetizers are perfect!
There’s just something about fresh jalapenos and a cheese mixture that I love. Especially when they are combined into one delectable bite like these jalapeno popper appetizers! Easy to whip up for any gathering or occasion, and equally as tasty.
When making the perfect party appetizer, there are a few key simple ingredients that almost all of these jalapeno popper recipes have:
pepper jack cheese
some sort of cream cheese mixture
Of course these recipes range anywhere from breads to quesadillas, and even potatoes and dips, so they will have any combination of the ingredients above. i9’ve just listed some of the most common.
Any one of these recipes would make a perfect appetizer for the Super Bowl. And if you’re really in a jalapeno mood, try mixing up one of these Cucumber Jalapeno Margaritas to go along with your snacks!
Just one quick tip before you jump into these appetizer recipes- when handling fresh jalapeno peppers, I like to use disposable gloves or rubber gloves if you have them. Because that little kick you get from the jalapeno juice will turn into a BIG kick if you get any in your eye! So be careful foodie friends, and enjoy.
Jalapeno Popper Philly Cheesesteak Sliders combine Philly Cheese Steaks and Jalapeno Poppers into your new favorite game day appetizer and makes one cheesy, savory and spicy mini sandwich that is perfect for any party.
Mini Jalapeno Popper Turnovers have the classic flavors of crispy bacon, shredded cheese, spicy jalapenos, and cream cheese all wrapped up in a tender and flaky puff pastry turnover! They’re a portable appetizer that’s perfect for game days, or any party!
Jalapeno Popper Dip doesn’t get much better than this! Made with diced tomatoes, green chilies and refried beans this hot cream cheese bean dip recipe is perfect for game day or anytime you want a delicious dip for snacking.
Jessica the mom, wife and food lover behind Savory Experiments. She is obsessed with butter, salt and bacon and spends all her time in the kitchen and behind a camera. Jessica is a contributor to PopKitchen by Parade, Better Homes & Gardens, The Daily Meal Food + Travel and more!