Cheddar Jalapeno Pull Apart Bread

Cheddar Jalapeno Pull Apart Bread: Warm crispy bread studded with smoky bacon, gooey cheese, and spicy jalapenos. The perfect party appetizer.

Cheddar Jalapeno Bacon Pull Apart Bread

Hi my name is Krystle, and I LOVE bread! Whether we are talking sandwiches, breadsticks, or even flatbread, I can never get enough carbs.

I’ve seen several pull apart bread recipes floating around Pinterest. They look really complex, but it couldn’t be easier as long as you have a good sharp knife.

I stuffed mine with the perfect combination of salt, smoke, and spice!

It would make an easy party appetizer.

Pull Apart Bread with a Cheesy, Smoky Twist

Cheddar Jalapeno Pull Apart Bread
  • 2 oval or 1 large square loaf of Sourdough Bread
  • 3 cups finely shredded Cheddar and/or Jack Cheese
  • ¼ cup Jalapeno slices
  • ¼ cup Crispy Bacon(Or Vegetarian Bacon), Chopped
  • ½ cup Butter
  • 1 tbsp Minced Garlic
  • ½ tsp Cumin
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.
  2. Use a serrated knife to slice each loaf into 2" slices. However, do NOT cut all the way through.
  3. Use the serrated knife to slice in the opposite direction.
  4. Line a flat fan with aluminum foil. Spray with non stick cooking spray. Place sliced loaf on top of foil and stuff with cheese.
  5. Sprinkle jalapenos and bacon over the top of the bread.
  6. Melt butter. Stir in garlic, cumin, salt, and pepper.
  7. Brush bread with butter using a pastry brush. No pastry brush? No problem? Just drizzle using a spoon.
  8. Cover loaf with an additional piece of foil.
  9. Bake for 20 minutes or until golden brown.
  10. Serve with spicy cheese dip if desired.

Other yummy appetizers:
Jalapeno Bacon Popper Dip Bacon Jalapeno Popper Dip

Sweet and Sour Wings Sweet and Sour Chicken Wings

Other Jalapeno Recipes from Blogs I love:
1. Jalapeno Popper Pizza Via Damn Delicious

2. Cheesy Chicken Jalapeno Stuffed Shells via Sweet Peas and Saffron

3. Jalapeno Pretzel Dogs with Cheddar Beer Sauce via How Sweet Eats

4. Bacon Jalapeno Cheese Ball via Tracey’s Culinary Adventures

5. Bacon Jalapeno Deviled Eggs
via Real House Moms


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  1. I love bread too!! And this bread sounds amazing! Yum! 🙂 My family would devour it!

  2. This cheddar jalapeno pull apart bread sounds so delish! I can’t wait to cook some up for us, my son will LOVE it!
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  3. This looks so irresistible! Thanks for linking up with What’s Cookin’ Wednesday!
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  4. Krystle,
    These look really yummy. I’m having a family get together and a girls night out in Sept so I’m glad I found this post as I think some of them will be great to serve.
    Found you at the SITS Sharefest. Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
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