Grilled Seafood Stuffed Jalapenos

Grilled Stuffed Jalapenos
Grilled Stuffed Jalapenos. Doug Schneider/Getty Images
  • 17 mins
  • Prep: 10 mins,
  • Cook: 7 mins
  • Yield: Serves 4 to 6

This easy to prepare jalapeno dish is a great appetizer for any cookout or party. Make sure to use gloves when handling the jalapenos.

What You'll Need

  • 16-18 jalapeno peppers (stems and seeds removed)
  • 1/4 pound (110 g) of shrimp
  • 1/4 pound (110 g) crab meat
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) onion (finely diced)
  • 3 slices bacon (sliced into 1-inch pieces)
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

How to Make It

1. In a small skillet, sauté bacon pieces, garlic, onion and olive oil for 2 minutes.

2. Add crab, shrimp, salt, and pepper, and sauté for an additional 2-3 minutes.

3. Remove from heat and allow to cool. Remove bacon pieces from skillet.

4. Preheat the grill for medium heat.

5. Stuff one piece of bacon and some of the seafood mixture into each jalapeno.

6. Place on a lightly oiled grill grate and allow to cook for 6-8 minutes, turning occasionally so all sides are cooked.

Remove from heat and serve.

Nutritional Guidelines (per serving)
Calories 153
Total Fat 5 g
Saturated Fat 1 g
Unsaturated Fat 2 g
Cholesterol 55 mg
Sodium 320 mg
Carbohydrates 18 g
Dietary Fiber 8 g
Protein 12 g
(The nutrition information on our recipes is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate. Individual results may vary.)