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Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese

A spicy twist on grilled cheese!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Servings: 2

Ingredients

  • 4 slices of Bread
  • 4 oz of Cream Cheese- softened
  • 1 Jalapeño- chopped and seeded
  • Dash of salt and pepper
  • Butter
  • 1 cup of shredded cheddar/jack cheese
  • 4 Cooked Slices of Bacon

Instructions

  • In a large bowl, stir together cream cheese, jalapeño, and garlic powder and season with salt and pepper.
  • Butter one side of each slice of bread.
  • On the other side of two slices, spread layer of the cream cheese mixture.
  • In a large skillet over medium heat, add bread with cream cheese mixture, buttered side down. Top with 1/4 cup cheddar and half the bacon, then top with another 1/4 cup cheddar.
  • Top with remaining slice of bread, buttered side up.
  • Cook until melty and golden, 4 to 5 minutes, then flip and cook 5 minutes more.
  • Repeat with second sandwich.

Notes

Add spices like garlic powder or cayenne pepper for more kick!
Adapted from Delish.com