Crispy Baked Jalapeño Poppers

Makes 24 Baked Jalapeño Poppers

Ingredients:
4 ounces cream cheese, softened
1 cup (4 ounces) grated pepper Jack cheese
2 green onions, thinly sliced
1 tablespoon chili powder
½ teaspoon garlic powder
12 large jalapeño peppers, halved lengthwise and seeded
1 egg
1 cup crumbled Cello Asiago and Pepper Jack WhispsⓇ

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 425℉.
  2.  In a medium bowl, beat together cream cheese, pepper Jack, green onion, chili powder, and garlic powder. Fill jalapeños with cream cheese mixture.
  3.  In a shallow bowl beat egg with 1 tablespoon water until smooth. Place crumbled WhispsⓇ in a second shallow bowl.
  4.  Dip cheesy side of each pepper in egg, then in WhispsⓇ and place on a baking sheet. Bake until browned and bubbly, about 20 minutes. Cool 5 minutes before serving.