Jalapeño Bites

Submitted By: Barbara Tedder


  • 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 2 cups (8 ounces) grated Parmesan cheese
  • 4 tablespoons seeded and chopped jalapeño peppers
  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 3 cups dry bread crumbs


Preheat oven to 350º. Mix the cream cheese, Parmesan cheese, jalapeños, and egg to form a paste. Shape into balls using about 1/2 tablespoon of paste for each. Roll balls in the bread crumbs. Place on an ungreased baking sheet and bake for 10 to 15 minutes or until golden brown. Serve warm.