Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Chicken Bites

READY IN: 30mins
YIELD: 16 bites
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 8
    chicken tenders, flattened and cut in two (flattening meat inside a zip-lock bag)
  • salt and pepper
  • 3
    ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 1
    jalapeno pepper, seeded and finely chopped (or more to taste)
  • 8
    slices bacon, cut in half
  • toothpick
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DIRECTIONS

  • Season with salt and pepper the chicken pieces.
  • 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.
  • Grill until bacon is brown and crispy on both sides, about 10 minutes.
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