All About Jalapeños

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Dive into the spicy world of jalapeño peppers! Join the adventure of uncovering everything about these fiery gems. From their heat to flavor nuances, discover the secrets that make jalapeños a culinary delight + grab some jalapeno recipes!


The name "jalapeno" is Spanish for "Jalapa" (or Xalapa), the capital of Veracruz, Mexico.

2. Why Do Jalapeno Pepper Heat Levels Vary From Pepper To Pepper?

3. The Jalapeno Pepper Vs. The Habanero Pepper. WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?

4. 10 Ways To Use A Huge Jalapeno Pepper Harvest

Here are several ways to use up as many of jalapenos as possible.


Did you know they exist? They are a smaller ornamental version of the typical jalapeno pepper.

6. Chocolate Covered Jalapeno Peppers

Yes, you can do that, too! In fact, it is a wonderful holiday dessert.

7. Easy Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños

These are the BEST party appetizer! You've got to try these!

8. Air Fryer Jalapeño Poppers

They crisp up perfectly in the air fryer & are always a party favorite!

9. Grilled Jalapeno Poppers

So easy to make, the perfect snack or appetizer! I love them, and I bet you will love them, too!


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