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Preparation Time: 30 minutes

Cook Time: 30 minutes

Servings: 20 Poppers


10 fresh jalapeño peppers

2.85 oz Jack Link’s® Sriracha Jerky, diced (alt. flavors: Original, Teriyaki, Chicken, or Small Batch® Maple Bacon)

5 oz cream cheese, softened

1 1/2 cups jack cheese, grated

3 Tbs fresh cilantro, chopped

Salt and pepper to taste

1/2 cup plain breadcrumbs


1. Preheat oven to 350°F.

2. Cut jalapeños in half lengthwise without removing the tops. Using a spoon, carefully remove the seeds and white membrane.

3. In a mixing bowl, add jerky, cream cheese, jack cheese, cilantro, salt, and pepper. Stir until thoroughly combined.

4. Spoon the mixture into each jalapeño.

5. Liberally coat the top of each filled jalapeño with the breadcrumbs.

6. Place the jalapeños, breadcrumbs-side up on a baking sheet.

7. Bake in the oven for 30 minutes or until the tops are golden brown, the mixture has become soft and gooey, and the jalapeños are tender.

8. You got this, right?

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