We live in a world of bacon-wrapped everything. We even have bacon-wrapped bacon-wrapped bacon-wrapped bacon. So when you have a cool thing like mac and cheese jalapeño poppers, why not go the extra step and slap some bacon on those suckers?

These mouthwatering poppers have everything you need in life. Put ’em out for a party and watch it turn into Project X with guests skateboarding off the roof.

When handling the peppers, wear gloves or make sure to not touch any sensitive body part you may hold dearly before washing your hands. Those bad boys are on fireee.

Bacon-Wrapped Mac and Cheese Jalapeño Poppers

  • Prep Time:30 minutes
  • Cook Time:30 minutes
  • Total Time:1 hour
  • Servings:20 poppers
  • Medium


  • 10 jalapeños
  • 2 cup prepared mac and cheese
  • 1 lb bacon strips
  • Step 1

    Prepare the mac and cheese as directed on the box.

  • Step 2

    Preheat the oven to 350°F.

  • Step 3

    Cut the bacon strips in half.

  • Step 4

    Cut the jalapeños in half and scoop out the seeds and veins.

  • Step 5

    Fill the jalapeños with mac and cheese.

  • Step 6

    Wrap the jalapeños with the half strips of bacon.

  • Step 7

    Place the poppers on a baking rack in the oven and bake for 30 minutes.

    Note: Place a pan or some tin foil under the baking rack to catch the grease.

  • Step 8

    Serve warm and enjoy.