Easy Dinnner Recipe Jalapeno Popper Chicken

All the delicious flavor of cream cheese, bacon, and cheese surround this Jalapeno Popper Chicken dish. This recipe is quick, easy and over the top delicious! You will have tender chicken breast filled with bacon and cheese and then covered in layer of cream cheese sauce. This recipe is healthy, gluten free, low carb and keto friendly!

Healthy chicken dinner meal for families. Chicken, bacon, cheese and a delicious creamy sauce make up this Jalapeno Popper Chicken meal! Low Carb, Keto, Paleo, THM easy meal options
Jalapeno Popper Chicken - a delicious quick and easy dinner meal made with chicken, bacon and cheese!

Easy Dinner Meal for Families

Like a lot of families, we sometimes need a quick dinner option. One that can be prepared quickly and then put into the oven to bake. This is a meal that doesn’t take a lot of prep time and still tastes delicious! I just don’t think that you can go wrong with chicken, bacon, cheese and a creamy cheese sauce in this Jalapeno Popper Chicken dish.

Healthy and Easy Dinner Meal - Jalapeno Popper Chicken with Bacon, Cheese, Bacon and a Creamy Cheese Sauce. Don't like the Jalapenos then you can leave them out.

Jalapeno Popper Chicken with Bacon Recipe

1 cup cream cheese
2 tbsp jalapeno peppers (optional)
1 cup mozzarella cheese
1 cup cheddar cheese
1 tbsp celtic salt
1 tbsp pepper
3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
3-4 chicken breast
sliced cheddar cheese
cooked bacon slices

How to Make Jalapeno Popper Chicken

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
2. Place chicken breast in a cast iron skillet or other baking dish of your choice.
3. Slice slits into the chicken breast but don’t go all the way through the chicken.
4. In the first slit place a small slice of cheddar cheese. In the next slit place a piece of cooked bacon. Continue alternating bacon and cheese in the slits of the chicken.
5. Mix up the cream cheese, jalapeno peppers, mozzarella cheese, cheddar cheese, celtic salt, pepper and heavy whipping cream.
6. Cover the chicken with the cream cheese mixture.
7. Place in oven and bake for 40 minutes or until chicken is cooked all the way through.

This dish was highly praised by the entire family! I doubled the recipe to serve our family of six and we all scooped up the extra sauce in the pan to pour over the chicken. This meal will go into our weekly rotation of meals and be served with our favorite crispy sweet potatoes.

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Sarah Blankenship

Rocky Hedge Farm is a simple living blog sharing the journey of a family living in small town USA. A hang laundry on the line, cook from scratch kind of girl, living in a modular home that is being remodeled, Sarah writes about balancing life as a mother, wife, homemaker, and farm girl.

Located in rural Missouri, Sarah keeps the company of her husband, and four children. The days are filled with time spent in the garden, keeping house, working on DIY projects, checking on the bees, and spending time with her husband and their children.