8 ounces cream cheese, softened
4 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
4 ounces Monterey jack cheese, shredded
6 bacon slices, cooked and crumbled, optional
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1 pound fresh jalapenos, seeded, halved lengthwise
1/2 cup dry bread crumbs
sour cream, onion dip or ranch salad dressing
In a mixing bowl, combine cheeses, bacon and seasonings, mix well.
Spoon about 2 Tbs. into each pepper half. Roll in bread crumbs.
Place in a greased 15x10x1" baking pan. Bake, uncovered, 300 degrees
for 20 min. for spicy flavor, 30 min. for med. and 40 min. for
mild. Serve with sour cream or dressing.