Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese

Jalapeño popper grilled cheese, Super Bowl food recipe, weeknight dinner recipe

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You thought you didn't need a recipe for grilled cheese, but this recipe will prove to you that a grilled cheese recipe deserves a little respect.


  • 1 whole jalapeño
  • 2 slices bacon
  • 2 slices artisan bread of choice
  • 1 tbs cream cheese
  • 2 slices sharp cheddar cheese


  1. Preheat oven to broil
  2. Broil jalapeño until skin is roasted and blistering, remove from oven, allow to cool until you can handle, and slice into ~4 strips
  3. Cook bacon
  4. Assemble sandwich, spread cream cheese on one side of each piece of bread, add jalapeño, bacon, and cheddar
  5. In skillet, or griddle, toast sandwich until golden brown
  6. Enjoy hot!