Heat Up Your Sandwich With This Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese Recipe

There are many different options when it comes to a sandwich but the grilled cheese with always be a favorite. It just seems to be something that we can put on the table quickly and everyone loves it. Most of us have a grilled cheese recipe that we love and we might never deviate from it but that is about to change.

You can think of a grilled cheese sandwich as being a blank slate. You can add any flavor to it and you will make it something unique. This recipe makes the simple grilled cheese sandwich something extraordinary by adding hot peppers. Try this one once and you may just never go back to a regular grilled cheese again. It’s time to put something hot on the table tonight.


2 jalapenos, sliced lengthwise, seeds and membranes removed
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
4 slices cooked bacon
4 slices Monterey Jack cheese
4 slices Cheddar cheese
4 slices sandwich bread
A few pats of butter


Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

Fill each jalapeno half with cream cheese, then bake 25-30 minutes, or until cheese is starting to turn golden brown.

Place two halves of jalapeno, 2 slices bacon, 2 slices Monterey Jack, and 2 slices Cheddar per sandwich (2 sandwiches total).

Heat a pan on medium-low heat, then melt a pat of butter down to coat the pan. Place sandwiches on the pan and cook each side slowly until golden brown and cheese is melted, about 3-4 minutes per side.

Serve immediately. Enjoy!