Sunday Supper...Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Bites

You are going to love this recipe shared by Paula with Salad in a is soooo good! (and so is her blog)

Serve as an appetizer or entree...

Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Bites


If you don’t like hot, leave out the jalapenos or skimp a bit.  Fresh jalapenos are preferred over the canned or pickled ones traditionally used with nachos.  They are milder and prettier too.



  • 8 chicken tenders, flattened and cut in two
  • 3-ounce package softened cream cheese
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, seeded and finely chopped
  • 8 slices bacon, cut in half


  1. Dab 1/2 teaspoon (more or less) of cream cheese on top of each chicken tender. Sprinkle a scant 1/4 teaspoon of peppers over cream cheese. Fold or roll chicken to enclose cream cheese mixture. Wrap each roll with one piece of bacon and secure with a toothpick.
  2. Grill until bacon is brown and crispy on both sides.

A really yummy yet simple recipe.  Our favorite kind.

A great weekend to eat outdoors...Enjoy this while you still can.


Hope you are having a wonderful Labor Day weekend.  We've been very lazy!  How about you? Have you had a great holiday?

It's your turn.  Let's talk!

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