Jalapenos Recipes

Kick your cooking up a notch with these creative recipes with jalapenos. The things to do with jalapenos are practically limitless: Fry them, pickle them, but—no matter what—you’ll enjoy them.

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      Fiesta Corn

      1 review

      Corn with tomatoes and jalapenos is one of the first dishes I cooked for my husband. Don’t like heat? Use green bell peppers instead of jalapenos. —Cassandra Ramirez, Bardstown, Kentucky

      Cheddar Jalapeno Chicken Burgers with Guacamole

      6 reviews

      My husband and I are down for anything with guacamole, so it's no wonder that we love these smoking-hot burgers!...


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      Cajun Crab Poppers

      My brother moved to New Orleans and I love visiting him and his family whenever I can. These easy jalapeno...



      Instant Pot Chili con Carne

      1 review

      Although multicookers can’t replace every tool in the kitchen, they sure are coming close. Chili con carne is one of...

      Jalapeno Popper Dip

      15 reviews

      Here's a fantastic way to deliver all that blazing jalapeno popper taste without the work. Whenever I bring this jalapeno...


      Artichoke & Jalapeno Crab Dip

      This has always been a great potluck dish—I haven't found anyone yet who hasn't loved it! The rich and creamy...

      Jalapeno Green Beans

      This simple green bean dish gets a bit of a kick from jalapeno pepper. If you don't like things too...


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      25 Jalapeno Popper-Inspired Recipes

      Take your meals to a new level with these spicy recipes inspired by jalapeno poppers. You'll find salads, burgers, sides...


      Pressure-Cooker Steamed Mussels with Peppers

      Here's a worthy way to use your one-pot cooker. Serve French bread along with the mussels to soak up the...


      Edamame Hummus

      2 reviews

      We love hummus at our house. This recipe is a scrumptious and refreshing twist on an old favorite, and it's...

      Jalapeno Pomegranate Cocktail

      This spicy and sweet sipper gives you a little fix of jalapeno flavor minus the heat. Start a couple of...


      Peachy Jalapeno Guacamole

      Fresh jalapenos and summer-ripe peaches give this creamy guacamole so much flavor. It's got a little kick, but I love...


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      Jalapeno Popper Corn Salad

      15 reviews

      I created this recipe for a wedding I was catering, and it's a good thing I made buckets of it,...


      Air-Fryer Pepper Poppers

      3 reviews

      These creamy stuffed jalapenos have some bite. They may be the most popular treats I make! My husband is always...


      Grilled Cheese, Apricot and Jalapeno Sandwich

      This grown-up grilled cheese recipe hits the spot with sweet and spicy add-ins like apricot jelly and jalapeno peppers. —Josh...

      Jalapeno Chicken Wraps

      7 reviews

      These easy appetizers are always a hit at parties! Zesty strips of chicken and bits of onion sit in jalapeno...


      Huevos Diablos

      You'll think these eggs really do have a bit of devil's heat in them. For a milder version, remove the...


      Fried Chicken and Pulled Pork Cornbread Poppers

      These fun little apps are an instant conversation starter wherever they're served. We love them on game day, but they'd...


      Jalapeno Cheese Dip

      Here's a great dip that cooks in the microwave in a matter of minutes. It's perfect to serve to unexpected...


      Pulled Turkey Tenderloin

      Not your ordinary pulled turkey sandwich, this one shines thanks to its unique yogurt sauce. Serve the turkey by itself...


      Spicy Veggie & Lentil Soup

      2 reviews

      I enjoy this recipe because it’s meatless, inexpensive and simply delicious! You can substitute any vegetables you like—it’s all a...


      Crispy Pita BLT’s

      2 reviews

      Pack this sandwich full of fresh produce from your garden or the local farmers market. You'll wow lunch guests with...


      Jalapeno Appetizer Pancakes

      1 review

      Jalapeno peppers and mozzarella cheese give a tasty twist to these bite-size pancakes made from a mix. "My grandchildren love...

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      Pepper Poppers

      35 reviews

      These creamy stuffed jalapenos have some bite. They may be the most popular treats I make! My husband is always...


      Texas Jalapeno Jelly

      8 reviews

      A jar of this sweet and spicy jelly is always warmly appreciated. To add an extra southwestern accent, I trim...


      Creamy Jalapeno Corn

      3 reviews

      This comforting and creamy corn side dish is appealing to almost everyone. It gets its spicy kick from jalapeno peppers.—Judy...


      Peppery Pizza Loaves

      6 reviews

      I often take these French bread pizzas to church picnics or potluck suppers and there is never any left. When...


      Jalapeno-Peach Pork Chops

      These pork chops are perfect for a summer dinner party. They're beautiful and easy, and they have a lot of...


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      Mummy Poppers

      I wrapped these spicy jalapeno poppers in puff pastry like a mummy. You can tame the heat by adjusting the...