Pepper Jack Cheese Recipes

We adore the spicy kick of pepper jack cheese on our favorite sandwiches or as a way to notch up ordinary cheese recipes. Try any of these recipes with pepper jack cheese and heat things up!

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      Chicken Chiles Rellenos Alfredo

      3 reviews

      This recipe combines my daughter's love of chiles rellenos and my love of chicken Alfredo! To cut down on the spice level you could substitute Monterey Jack cheese for the pepper jack. —Jennifer Stowell, Smithville, Missouri

      Pepper Jack Hash Brown Casserole

      7 reviews

      I found myself in need of an impromptu potato dish, but I had no potatoes. Frozen hash browns and the...

      Spicy Chicken and Bacon Mac

      18 reviews

      I've been working to perfect a creamy, spicy mac and cheese for years. After adding smoky bacon, chicken, jalapenos and...

      Ham & Jack Pudgy Pie

      3 reviews

      Pepper jack cheese adds spicy flavor to these warm, melty sandwiches. —Terri McKitrick, Delafield, Wisconsin

      Basic Chicken Quesadillas

      "Tender homemade tortillas make this savory snack extra-special," notes Linda Miller of Klamath Falls, Oregon.

      Coffee-Braised Pulled Pork Sandwiches

      6 reviews

      Adding coffee to meat adds such a deep flavor. And this recipe is so easy—I put it in before work,...

      Peppy Cheese Bread

      I enjoy entertaining and find this zippy cheese bread complements most meals. It's easy to assemble before guests arrive. —Leslie...

      Southwestern Spuds

      1 review

      I came up with this attractive side dish when my best friend unexpectedly stayed for dinner. While my husband grilled...

      Fiesta Egg & Potato Boats

      On a whim, I stuffed eggs into potato shells as a way to use up leftover baked potatoes. It’s the...

      Pepper Jack Melts

      1 review

      If your family needs a change from ordinary sandwiches, reach for this recipe! Peppercorn salad dressing and pepper Jack cheese...

      Pepper Jack Potatoes

      3 reviews

      "I made these nicely seasoned potatoes all the time...they seem to go with anything," says Barbara Nowakowski of North Tonawanda,...

      Hot Dogs with the Works

      1 review

      "What screams summer more than grilled hot dogs?" asks Maria Regakis of Somerville, Massachusetts. She places hot dogs in buns...

      Chili Cheese Toast

      "A friend brought these savory snacks to lunch one day, and they've been a staple in our house ever since,"...

      Cheese n Ham Strata

      We love to hold potluck meals at our church, and this is the dish I make for those get-togethers. It...

      Garden Veggie Egg Bake

      4 reviews

      Looking for a healthy day-starter? Children will actually enjoy eating their veggies when they’re baked into this cheesy, nutrition-packed egg...

      Tater Tarts

      These bite-size potato appetizers combine the tang of sour cream, the sharpness of pepper jack and the distinct flavor of...

      Avocado Goat Cheese Truffles

      3 reviews

      Give guests the VIP treatment with luxurious truffles you can make in your own kitchen. The goat cheese is mild,...

      Double Jack Mac

      1 review

      This spicy mac and cheese recipe came about when I asked my two sisters what they would like to add...

      Queso Fundido

      4 reviews

      Dig in to this rich, warm one-skillet dip, topped with fresh tomato and green onions, and enjoy the gooey cheese...

      Campfire Cheese Hash Brown Packets

      3 reviews

      Dining by the campfire? This easy packet of potatoes, bacon and cheese makes a terrific hash. We like to serve...

      Grilled Ham ‘n’ Jack Cheese

      2 reviews

      Hefty Grilled Ham ‘n’ Jack Cheese sandwiches from Jayne Ward in Eldon, Missouri are "fast, filling and nice enough to...

      Zippy Egg Casserole

      1 review

      “This casserole has a bit of a zip to it because of the Pepper Jack cheese,” says Anita Jones of...

      Zesty Potato Cheese Soup

      7 reviews

      “I really like to make potato cheese soup from scratch,“ says Karen Pigmon of Corning, California. “But one night we...

      Nutty Fruit ‘n’ Cheese Tray

      Starting with packaged cheese cubes hurries along this lovely display. But trim your grocery bill by buying blocks of cheese...

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      Loaded Philly Cheesesteaks

      1 review

      For a scrumptious twist on a Philly favorite, take a bite of this hearty bomber. With cheese sauce, tender steak...

      Cheesy Corn Bake

      With just five ingredients, this zesty casserole can be assembled in no time.—Linda Jensen, Lone Rock, Iowa

      Pepper & Jack Smothered Cheeseburgers

      1 review

      To add a little bite to your burgers, just add peppers. The cheesy pepper-onion topping and chipotle glaze lend the...

      Peppered Portobello Penne

      11 reviews

      Meaty mushrooms and a kickin’ hot cheese sauce take this simple pasta toss from drab to fab! My family thinks...

      Italian Chopped Salad with Chicken

      2 reviews

      Don’t let the ingredient list fool you—this summery chicken salad is so simple! Prepare it in the morning; let it...

      Pepper Jack Mac

      9 reviews

      This spicy dish is a fast favorite of mine. If I have extra time, I top it with Parmesan bread...