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    Spicy Jalapeno Envelopes

    Spicy Jalapeno Envelopes. Photo by ~Leslie~

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    19 mins

    15 mins

    4 mins

    ~Leslie~'s Note:

    Delicious and addictive little appetizers. Very easy and impressive. Use more jalapeño if you want more of a kick!

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    1. 1
      Pulse corn in a food processor or blender until chopped but not mushy.
    2. 2
      In a medium bowl, mix corn, cilantro, garlic and jalapeño pepper.
    3. 3
      Stir in chili powder and mix thoroughly.
    4. 4
      Add cream cheese and shredded cheese and mix until well blended.
    5. 5
      Place heaping teaspoonful of cheese mixture in center of egg roll, folding it up envelope style as directed on egg roll package, moistening edges with cornstarch and water mixture making sure it is well sealed.
    6. 6
      Continue until mixture is all used.
    7. 7
      Heat oil in pan to 350°F.
    8. 8
      Carefully drop egg rolls into oil and fry until golden brown, turning once (approx 3-5 min).
    9. 9
      Serve with guacamole or sour cream.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on September 20, 2010


      Made these for a party and they were a hit. The flavours work really well together to make a unique and enjoyble appetizer. thanks for sharing!

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    • on October 05, 2008


      these are yummy and quick. i added black beans and would have missed them if they were there. will make again!

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    • on June 22, 2008


      My hubby and I both enjoyed this guily pleasure. I think next time I will only use half the chili powder and double up the cream cheese. I served them up in a new way with some honey mixed with jalapeno jelly.

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    Nutritional Facts for Spicy Jalapeno Envelopes

    Serving Size: 1 (497 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 1

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 161.7
    Calories from Fat 60
    Total Fat 6.7 g
    Saturated Fat 3.8 g
    Cholesterol 20.5 mg
    Sodium 283.6 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 20.0 g
    Dietary Fiber 1.4 g
    Sugars 0.5 g
    Protein 5.8 g

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