Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños with Bacon

Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños with Bacon

Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños with Bacon - Spice lovers, rejoice! Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños with Bacon are filled with a cream cheese mixture, wrapped in bacon, air-fried until crispy, and are sure to be a hit at any gathering.


  • 12 large jalapeños, halved and seeds removed
  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon onion powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 12 slices of bacon, cut in half
  • Toothpicks (to secure bacon)


  1. Prepare Jalapeños:
  • Cut jalapeños in half lengthwise and remove the seeds. Wear gloves to protect your hands from the heat.
  1. Make Cream Cheese Filling:
  • In a bowl, mix softened cream cheese, shredded cheddar cheese, garlic powder, onion powder, salt, and pepper until well combined.
  1. Stuff Jalapeños:
  • Fill each jalapeño half with the cream cheese mixture.
  1. Wrap with Bacon:
  • Wrap each cream cheese-filled jalapeño with a half-slice of bacon, securing it with a toothpick.
  1. Preheat the Air Fryer:
  • Preheat your air fryer to 375°F (190°C).
  1. Air Fry the Stuffed Jalapeños:
  • Place the stuffed jalapeños in the air fryer basket in a single layer, ensuring they are not too crowded.
  1. Air Fry Until Crispy:
  • Air fry for 12-15 minutes, turning halfway through, or until the bacon is crispy and golden brown.
  1. Cool and Serve:
  • Allow the Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños to cool slightly before serving.
  • Remove toothpicks before serving.
  1. Enjoy the Spicy Delight:
  • Indulge in the spicy and creamy combination of these bacon-wrapped jalapeños.
  1. Share the Heat:
  • Share these Air Fryer Stuffed Jalapeños with Bacon at your next gathering for a spicy treat that's sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

Whether as an appetizer or a party snack, these stuffed jalapeños bring the perfect balance of heat and creamy goodness, all prepared easily in your air fryer!

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