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Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers

Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

It all starts with some seasoned ground beef.

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

Then you halve and de-seed a bunch of jalapeno peppers.

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

The peppers are then stuffed with the seasoned ground beef, wrapped in bacon and secured with a wooden pick.

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

And then it is time to fire up the grill.

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

In the last few minutes on the grill, you brush these little bundles with some maple syrup for good measure. HEAVEN.

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

I made these with jalapeno peppers that I grew in my garden. Let me tell you…that next year I will be growing even more peppers than I did this year, just so I can make more of these. A whole lot more!

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

Psst…. you might also like to know that these poppers are also low-carb and paleo friendly! Now you really have no excuse not to make these!

Maple Glazed Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers - Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these!

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Yield: 28 poppers

Maple Glaze Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers

Maple Glaze Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Poppers

Flavorful jalapeno peppers, stuffed with seasoned meat, wrapped in bacon, grilled and glazed with maple. You will seriously not be able to stop eating these! They are also low-carb & paleo friendly, so there is really no reason to stop anyways!

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1/4 c finely diced onion, sweet onion is preferred
  • 1/2 tsp ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp roasted coriander
  • pinch ground cayenne pepper
  • 14-15 jalapeno peppers
  • 14-15 slices bacon, cut in half
  • 1 Tb maple syrup
  • also needed: wooden toothpicks

Instructions

  1. To begin, combine the ground beef, onion, cumin, garlic powder, sea salt, black pepper, roasted coriander and cayenne. Mix these together and set aside for now.
  2. Cut the tops off of the jalapeno peppers, then slice each pepper in half the long way. Remove the pith and seeds from the peppers.
  3. Fill each pepper with a rounded tablespoon or so of the meat mixture.
  4. Wrap the pepper with a half bacon slice and secure it with a wooden pick. Repeat this process with all of the peppers.
  5. Grill the peppers over fairly high heat for 20-25 minutes or until the poppers are cooked through and browned.
  6. In the last couple minutes of grilling, brush the poppers with maple syrup.

Enjoy!

Nutrition Information:

Yield:

7

Amount Per Serving: Calories: 329 Total Fat: 20g Saturated Fat: 7g Trans Fat: 1g Unsaturated Fat: 11g Cholesterol: 82mg Sodium: 563mg Carbohydrates: 9g Fiber: 2g Sugar: 6g Protein: 27g
This data was estimated and provided by Nutritionix. Accuracy not guaranteed.
This recipe was shared in Meal Plan Monday.

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