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10 Jalapeño Poppers That Are Better Than Yours

Did you know you could stuff them with mac and cheese?

You may have ordered jalapeño poppers at a bar before, and you may have liked them, but you don't know how good these bite-sized snacks can be until you make your own at home. Jalapeño poppers -- which are basically a pepper stuffed with cheese and deep fried -- have so much potential for greatness. Did you know you could stuff them with mac and cheese? Tater tots? Even Gorgonzola? Because yes, yes you can. And, you definitely should.

Don't feel nervous about exploring new jalapeño popper frontier, we're here to hold your hand on the path to epic snack time. We've found 10 jalapeño popper recipes that will blow your mind. And we mean that in the best of ways.

1
Jalapeno Poppers With Mac And Cheese Cheetos
Foodness Gracious
2
Stuffed Jalapenos With Gorgonzola And Bacon
Foodie Crush
3
Easy Jalapeño Popper Chicken Chili And Cheddar Polenta Pot Pies
Half Baked Harvest
4
Buffalo Chicken Jalapeño Poppers
Half Baked Harvest
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5
Bacon Tot Jalapeño Poppers
Oh, Bite It!
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6
Cheeto-Crusted Jalapeño Poppers With Bacon
molly yeh/Food52
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7
Bacon Wrapped Pimento Cheese Poppers
Buns in my Oven
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8
Jalapeno Popper Chicken Chili
Bev Cooks
9
Lightened Jalapeno Poppers
Gimme Some Oven
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10
Jalapeño Popper Bread
Buns in my Oven
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1
Caprese Mac & Cheese
Macheesmo
2
Emma's Favorite Baked Macaroni
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3
Crab Mac
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4
Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Bacon & Pepperjack Macaroni & Cheese
Gimme Some Oven
5
Civil War Macaroni And Cheese
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6
Breakfast Mac And Cheese
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7
Chorizo Mac And Cheese
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8
Roasted Garlic Mac And Cheese
Adventures In Cooking
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9
Greek-Style Mac And Cheese
Steamy Kitchen
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10
Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese
Annie's Eats
11
Butternut Squash Mac And Cheese
Two Peas and their Pod
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12
Spinach And Artichoke Mac And Cheese
The Live-In Kitchen
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13
Mediterranean Mac And Cheese
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14
Pepperoni Pizza Mac And Cheese
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15
Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese
A Spicy Perspective
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16
Bacon Mac & Cheese With Wisconsin Gruyère
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17
Five Cheese Mac And Cheese
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18
Muenster Mac & Cheese
Annie's Eats
19
Perfect Mac-N-Cheese
My Cooking Quest
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20
Chicken Fajita Mac & Cheese
Annie's Eats
21
Basic Macaroni Cheese
TASTE
22
Carrot Macaroni And Cheese
Tina Rupp/Food&Wine
23
Mexican Mac And Cheese Cups
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24
Spicy Macaroni Cheese
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25
Mac And Cheese With Braised Leek
Food Style
26
Beer Mac N' Cheese
Live Love Pasta
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27
Tex-Mex Macaroni and Cheese
Evil Shenanigans
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28
Pumpkin Mac & Cheese
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29
Lobster Mac & Cheese
Healthy Food for Living
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30
Macaroni And Cheese Alla Carbonara
Adam Macchia
31
Philly Cheesesteak Macaroni And Cheese
The Small Boston Kitchen
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32
Chili-Cheese Mac
First Look Then Cook
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33
Macaroni And Cheese With Ritz
How To: Simplify
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34
Cauliflower Mac And Cheese
Maura McEvoy
35
Mac And Cheese With Peas And Bacon
Lisa Keenan