Jalapeno Poppers

These little guys are to die for, and the perfect app to take along to a party.  And, when kept in the right portions, they will not derail you or keep you from hitting your goals! 

 What You'll Need:  1 dozen fresh jalapenos, sliced lengthwise and seeded*  1 package organic cream cheese, or Neufchatel**  1/2 c shredded cheddar, or other hard cheese  2 eggs, whisked  2 c organic corn flakes, crumbled

What You'll Need:

1 dozen fresh jalapenos, sliced lengthwise and seeded*

1 package organic cream cheese, or Neufchatel**

1/2 c shredded cheddar, or other hard cheese

2 eggs, whisked

2 c organic corn flakes, crumbled


*Consider using gloves while slicing the seeding the peppers; heat can vary, and there is nothing worse than hot pepper hands*

**Set cream cheese to room temperature for at least 30 minutes.  


Preheat oven to 350*

Prepare ingredients: Combine cheeses in a medium bowl.  Whisk eggs in a separate medium bowl.  Crush corn flakes in a medium bowl.

Set up an assembly line:  japs >cheese combo>whisked egg>corn flakes>large baking sheet.

Stuff japs with cheese, dredge in egg, roll in corn flakes, set on baking sheet.  Repeat.

Bake uncovered for 20-30 minutes, or until bubbly.  


Serves 8 as an app, 4 as a main with a salad alongside.  Inspired by Weight Watcher's original recipe.