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Jalepeno Popper Chicken

Who doesn’t love jalepeno poppers?  I certainly do.  So tonight I was thinking how about making it into a chicken dish?  Yes!!! This meal takes almost no effort or talent and is so freaking tasty.  Go make it!

Jalepeno Popper Chicken

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Serves: 4 Cooking Time: 45 min


  • 2 Chicken breasts
  • 3 Jalepenos- chopped
  • Shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 8 oz Cream cheese
  • Salt/pepper
  • Turkey bacon



Start by heating your oven to 300 degrees and then get to chopping the jalapenos. If you like hot spicy heat – leave the seeds. If you want a mild heat, remove the seeds.


Then move on to pounding out the chicken breasts until they are quite thin. You want them to double in size. Cover the chicken in plastic wrap, and place on a strong surface and use a meat mallet or a cast iron pan to pound them out.


Next, place a long thin chunk of cream cheese in the center.


Add jalapeno and cheddar cheese on top, and then wrap the chicken around it.


Use 2 slices of bacon to wrap around each chicken breast sealing it shut. Sprinkle with salt and pepper.


Place the bacon wrapped chicken breasts in a baking sheet lined with aluminum foil.


After 45 minutes, remove the chicken from the oven, and drain any bacon fat off the pan.


Increase the oven temperature to 400 degrees, letting the bacon crisp up for another 10 minutes or as long as necessary.

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