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Filled with sausage and topped with cheddar, Baked Fiery Sausage Jalapenos couldn't be a more perfect entertaining appetizer. A simple bite-size appetizer packed with flavor that comes together quickly and easily with just four ingredients.

Fiery Sausage Jalapenos

Fiery Sausage Jalapenos have just the right amount of heat mixed with gooey cheese. Cooked until the pepper is soft, but still firm enough to hold together, these stuffed jalapeno peppers make an easy make-ahead appetizer or tailgating recipe.
Course Appetizer
Cuisine TexMex
Keyword cheese, jalapenos, sausage
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 20 pieces
Calories 82kcal
Author Paula


  • 1 pound mild pork sausage
  • 2 ounces cream cheese at room temperature
  • 1/3 to 1/2 cup cheddar/Colby cheese shredded
  • 10 jalapeno peppers washed, halved, cored, and seeded


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F
  • Cook sausage in a skillet until done.
  • Mix sausage with cream cheese.
  • Fill halved jalapeno peppers with sausage mixture.
  • Top with shredded cheese.
  • Place on a sheet pan.
  • Repeat with all jalapeno and mixture.
  • Bake at 350 degrees F for 25 to 30 minutes.
  • Serve immediately.


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Calories: 82kcal | Carbohydrates: 1g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Cholesterol: 19mg | Sodium: 176mg | Potassium: 83mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 111IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 26mg | Iron: 1mg