Are you a fan of spicy and flavorful pepper jack cheese?
If so, you’re in luck!
In this blog post, I’ve rounded up 22 delicious pepper jack cheese recipes that are sure to satisfy your cravings.
From classic grilled cheese sandwiches to creative appetizers and main dishes, there’s something for everyone in this tasty collection.
So grab a block of pepper jack cheese and get ready to spice up your mealtime routine with these irresistible recipes.
Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce with French Fries
I love this recipe for Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce with French Fries.
The combination of French Fries and this delicious cheese sauce with a kick is sure to be a hit at your next party.
Make sure to use your favorite type of fries, such as thick, thin, curly, waffle, or crinkle-cut.
For best results, use shredded pepper Jack cheese, and don’t forget to melt the butter and whisk in the flour to thicken the sauce.
Here are a few tips and tricks to make the most of this recipe:
- Use freshly-shredded cheese for the best flavor.
- For an extra kick, add some diced jalapeños to the cheese sauce.
- To keep the sauce warm, transfer it to a slow cooker and set it to low.
- Serve the fries and cheese sauce with some sour cream, guacamole, or salsa for extra flavor.
Pepper Jack Queso
This easy-to-make Pepper Jack Queso dip is the perfect way to add some spice and flavor to your next gathering or movie night!
With minimal ingredients and minimal effort, you can whip up a delicious dip that will be sure to impress your family and friends.
To make the most out of this recipe, make sure to dice the onion finely, mince the garlic well, and don’t forget to add the cilantro as a garnish.
Serve it with tortilla chips for a delicious snack.
Ultimate Pepper Jack Mac & Cheese
This Ultimate Pepper Jack Mac & Cheese is the perfect mix of creamy, cheesy goodness and a kick of pepper jack.
It’s easier to make than other traditional mac & cheese recipes, with no flour or roux needed.
Plus, you can easily customize the flavors to your own tastes by adjusting the amount of smoked paprika, red pepper flakes, onion powder, mustard powder, salt, and pepper.
So, if you’re looking for a delicious, easy-to-make mac & cheese recipe, this is the one for you.
Here are some tips for making the most of this recipe:
- Use freshly grated cheese for the best flavor and texture.
- Mix the cheeses together for a unique flavor.
- Stir in a dollop of sour cream for extra creaminess.
- Top with your favorite crunchy toppings like toasted panko or Ritz crackers.
- Add extra vegetables like broccoli or spinach for a healthier twist.
Cabot Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce
If you’re looking for an easy, delicious cheese sauce recipe, you’ll love this Cabot Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce!
This recipe is made with yellow onion, garlic, heavy cream, a roux, Cabot Sharp Cheddar, and Cabot Pepper Jack.
The combination of flavors promises a rich, bold flavor that will have you coming back for more.
Whether you’re using it as a dip or to serve over sautéed veggies, this recipe is sure to be a hit.
Here are a few tips and tricks to make the most out of this recipe:
- Make sure to use clarified butter for the roux for the best results.
- Don’t skimp on the heavy cream, as it really helps to bring out the flavors.
- Grate the cheese yourself for the best flavor and texture.
- If you’re looking for a spicier sauce, add a pinch of cayenne pepper to the mix.
- Feel free to get creative with this recipe and add your own favorite ingredients.
Spicy Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
This Spicy Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese is the perfect dish to spice up your dinner!
With just 15 minutes of prep time, you can enjoy a delicious and creamy mac and cheese, with a kick thanks to the jalapeno and pepper jack cheese!
To make the most out of this recipe, make sure to cook the pasta al dente, and be generous with the amount of cheese and jalapeno to really bring out the flavor.
Add in cherry tomatoes to balance out the spiciness. For an extra crunch, top with breadcrumbs or croutons before serving.
Baked Pepper Jack Cheese Dip
Just imagine all the cheesy, savory goodness of this Baked Pepper Jack Cheese Dip!
This easy appetizer is made with just five simple ingredients, and it’s ready in just 20 minutes.
It’s an ideal snack to have with tortilla chips, pretzels, veggies, and more.
Plus, you can always adjust the heat level by adding more or less pepper jack cheese.
Here are a few tips and tricks to make the most out of this recipe:
- Use freshly shredded cheese for the best flavor
- Preheat the oven for an even bake
- Serve with a variety of dippers for a crowd-pleasing treat
- Add a sprinkle of your favorite spices for an extra kick of flavor.
Baked Chicken With Bacon and Pepper Jack Cheese
Chicken isn’t always as flavorful as we’d like it to be, but this recipe solves that problem.
Baked chicken with bacon and pepper jack cheese is the perfect recipe for a delicious and flavorful meal.
The combination of the bacon and cheese with the zesty barbecue sauce is sure to tantalize your taste buds.
Plus, the garlic and chili powder add a nice kick of flavor.
Serve this chicken with rice and a tossed green salad, or with potato salad and baked beans.
To make the most of this recipe, here are a few tips and tricks:
- Make sure to season the chicken with salt, pepper, and chili powder before browning it.
- Use a thick barbecue sauce to ensure the chicken is adequately coated.
- Be sure to use freshly grated pepper jack cheese for the best flavor.
- Garnish the finished dish with chopped fresh cilantro for a pop of color and flavor.
Pepper Jack Nacho Grilled Cheese
When lunchtime rolls around and you’re in the mood for something cheesy, try out this delicious and flavorful Pepper Jack Nacho Grilled Cheese recipe.
This dish is sure to be a hit with the family, and it’s easy to make too!
All you need is 8 slices of artisan whole grain bread, 1 1/2 cups of Cedar Grove Organic Monterey Jack cheese, 1 1/2 cups of Cedar Grove Organic Monterey Jack with Jalapeno Peppers cheese (pepper jack), 1/2 cup of crushed tortilla chips, and 4 tablespoons of pickled jalapeno pepper slices.
Simply butter the bread, layer the ingredients, and cook on a griddle or in a skillet for a few minutes until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
To make the most out of this recipe, here are some tips and tricks:
- Try adding additional ingredients to the sandwich, such as sautéed onions, bell peppers, or mushrooms.
- Toast the bread first before adding the ingredients.
- Use a panini press or George Foreman grill for a crispier sandwich.
- Top with cilantro, avocado slices, sour cream, or your favorite salsa for a more flavorful meal.
Pepper Jack Cheese Straws
How about something a little different for your next gathering?
Try Trisha Yearwood’s delicious Pepper Jack Cheese Straws!
This easy-to-make appetizer is sure to please everyone, as it’s made of a delicious blend of flavors, including pepper jack cheese, cayenne pepper, garlic powder, all-purpose flour, and black pepper.
To make the most of this recipe, be sure to shred the cheese yourself for better texture and flavor.
Also, don’t forget to season the mixture with a pinch of salt. Your guests will love this delicious and unique treat!
Creamy Pepper Jack Broccoli with Bacon
I should really be eating more veggies, so I’m really glad I found this Creamy Pepper Jack Broccoli with Bacon recipe.
It’s the perfect low-carb, keto-friendly side dish to any meal.
The combination of crispy bacon, creamy pepper jack cheese sauce, and fresh broccoli florets is just delicious.
Plus, it’s so easy to make!
Here are some tips and tricks to make sure you get the most out of this recipe:
- Make sure to use freshly grated pepper jack cheese for the best flavor.
- Garnish with freshly grated Parmesan cheese for an even more delicious dish.
- Add a bit of minced garlic to the cheese sauce for additional flavor.
- Cook the bacon until it’s crispy for the best texture and flavor.
- Mix the cornstarch with the half and half before adding it to the cheese sauce for a smooth and creamy sauce.
Pepper Jack Cheese Ball
If you’re looking for party food that packs a punch of flavor, look no further than this Pepper Jack Cheese Ball!
A combination of sharp Cheddar and pepper Jack cheese, cream cheese, olives, cilantro, and lime juice creates a unique and zesty flavor while a crushed tortilla-chip coating adds crunch to the mix.
Serve with crackers or tortilla chips for the perfect appetizer.
To make this recipe even easier, use pre-shredded cheese and store-bought crushed tortilla chips.
Also, use cornstarch to help the cheese ball stick together and hold its shape.
Pepper Jack Cheese Wedges and Homemade Marinara Sauce
Ah, the classic Pepper Jack Cheese Wedges and Marinara Sauce from O’Charleys.
If you’re looking for a way to get that same delicious flavor at home, look no further than this amazing recipe.
It’s perfect for National Dairy Month, and won’t be hard to make.
All you need is a block of Pepper Jack Cheese, Panko Bread Crumbs, all-purpose flour, eggs, oil, and a few other ingredients for the marinara sauce.
To get the perfect wedges, be sure to use enough oil in the pan so that the wedges can fry properly.
As for the marinara sauce, fresh garlic cloves and crushed tomatoes will add a lot of flavor, so use those if you have them. Lastly, feel free to adjust the seasonings to your taste!
Pepper Jack Cheese Bread
Oh my goodness, you have to try this Pepper Jack Cheese Bread from A Duck’s Oven.
It’s the perfect combination of flavors, with the zesty pepper jack cheese folded into the dough before it’s baked.
Not only is it incredibly flavorful, but it’s also easy to make!
All you need is warm water, yeast, olive oil, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, salt, flour, and pepper jack cheese cubes.
The result is a delicious and cheesy bread that’s sure to be a hit with everyone.
To make the most out of this recipe, here are a few tips and tricks:
- Make sure to use warm water when adding the yeast, as it helps to activate the yeast.
- Cut the cheese cubes as small as possible so that it’s easier to fold into the dough.
- Feel free to add extra Italian seasoning and garlic powder to the dough to give it an extra boost of flavor.
- Bake the bread until it’s golden brown and the cheese is melted.
- Serve this bread warm with butter or your favorite dip.
Pepper Jack Potatoes
Who can resist the comforting, creamy, and cheesy goodness of Pepper Jack Potatoes?
This delicious side dish is easy to make and full of flavor, thanks to its combination of boiled potatoes and melted Jalapeno pepper jack cheese.
Topped with some cream, this dish is sure to make a hit at your next gathering.
For best results, here are some tips and tricks to make the most out of this recipe:
- Boil the potatoes until they are fork-tender, but not too soft.
- Use freshly grated pepper jack cheese for maximum flavor.
- Make sure to add the cream at the end for a creamy finish.
- Feel free to top it off with some fresh herbs for some extra color and flavor.
Creamy Pepper Jack Pasta
Creamy Pepper Jack Pasta is the perfect way to get a delicious meal on the table in no time!
This easy pasta dish is creamy, rich, and just a little spicy, with a flavor combination that you won’t soon forget.
The combination of pepper jack cheese, garlic, red pepper flakes, and pepperoncini juice gives this dish a flavor that is simply irresistible!
To make this dish even better, here are a few tips to make sure you get the best results:
- Make sure to use freshly grated cheese for the best flavor.
- Don’t be afraid to add a bit more red pepper flakes if you like a spicier dish.
- To make the dish even creamier, substitute half & half for the heavy cream.
- For an added flavor boost, add a tablespoon of freshly chopped herbs like basil or oregano.
- If you’re feeling adventurous, try adding some cooked and crumbled bacon to the pasta.
Pepper Jack Bacon Mac and Cheese
Your kids will love this Pepper Jack Bacon Mac and Cheese!
It’s a cheesy, salty, bacon-y dinner that’s perfect as comfort food.
This recipe is easy to make, and you can whip it up in no time.
The combination of Colby and Pepper Jack cheese, plus bacon, makes for a yummy and flavorful dish.
Here are some tips for making the most out of this recipe:
- Cook the bacon until it is crispy.
- Toast the breadcrumbs for a crunchy texture.
- Use high-quality cheese for maximum flavor.
- Serve it hot and fresh.
Chicken with Pico de Gallo and Pepper Jack Cheese
Now, if you’re looking for an easy, flavorful entrée that’s sure to please, this chicken with pico de gallo and pepper jack cheese is the perfect option!
The seared chicken and melted cheese paired with the vibrant pico de gallo make this dish stand out.
Here are a few tips and tricks to make the most out of this recipe:
- Make sure to season your chicken with the southwest seasoning before cooking for an extra flavor boost.
- Don’t be afraid to get creative with the pico de gallo – adding diced avocadoes gives the dish a creamy texture and a pop of flavor!
- Consider grilling your chicken for a smoky taste.
- If you’re short on time, use pre-made pico de gallo from your local grocery store.
- Serve with flour tortillas for a delicious taco night!
Pepper Jack Cheese Spread With Jalapenos
This Pepper Jack Cheese Spread with Jalapenos is the perfect way to switch up your usual nacho cheese routine.
This creamy and spicy spread is easy to make and can be stored in the fridge until halftime, making it a great game-day snack.
Make sure to use room-temperature cheese and cream cheese, and don’t forget to season with salt and pepper.
To elevate the flavor, add a few tablespoons of jarred jalapeno peppers or some fresh jalapeno.
Here are some tips to help you make the most out of this recipe:
- Use freshly shredded cheese for the best flavor.
- If you want a spicier spread, you can use more jalapeno peppers or add some hot sauce.
- Serve your spread with fresh vegetables, crackers, or chips for the perfect snack.
- Store any leftover spread in an airtight container in the fridge for up to five days.
Loaded Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
If you’re looking for an easy yet impressive dish to serve at your next family gathering, look no further than this Loaded Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese.
This mouthwatering dish features a combination of bacon, garlic, spicy Pepper Jack cheese, cream cheese, and butter, all coming together to create a dish that will have everyone coming back for seconds.
Not only is this dish incredibly delicious, but it’s also surprisingly easy to make.
Here are a few tips to help make this dish even better:
- For an extra kick of flavor, add a pinch of ground mustard or nutmeg to the sauce.
- Use part or all bacon grease in place of the butter for an even richer flavor.
- Instead of elbow macaroni, try using penne or other types of pasta for a unique twist.
- Top with green onions for a bit of extra flavor and color.
Pepper Jack Cheese Crackers
My mind is already racing with ideas on how to customize this delicious recipe for Pepper Jack Cheese Crackers!
With Cabot Creamery’s Pepper Jack cheese, almond flour, salt, garlic powder, red pepper flakes, an egg, and melted butter, you’ll be able to craft up a batch of crunchy, spicy crackers that are perfect for game day.
Plus, they’re Keto-friendly!
- For the best results, I recommend preheating the oven to 375°F and lining a baking sheet with parchment paper.
- Then, mix all the ingredients together in a bowl and roll out the dough on a floured surface.
- Cut into desired shapes and sprinkle with coarse salt. Bake for 15-20 minutes, or until golden brown.
- Enjoy your homemade Pepper Jack Cheese Crackers with your favorite dip or as a snack on their own.
For a twist, you could also add your favorite seasonings to the dough or top it with sesame seeds before baking.
Penne With Chicken in Creamy Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce
This Penne With Chicken in Creamy Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce is a delicious and flavorful dish that is sure to please any crowd.
The combination of bacon, chicken, bell pepper, garlic, jalapeno, and Monterey Jack pepper cheese creates a rich and creamy sauce that will have everyone coming back for more.
To make the most out of this recipe, be sure to cook the bacon until it’s crisp and add the diced veggies in the last few minutes of cooking.
Use good quality cheese and don’t forget to top it all off with a sprinkle of green onions!
Instant Pot Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
I know, I know – you’re short on time and need to whip up something delicious for dinner.
Well, this Instant Pot Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese is the perfect solution!
Thanks to the Instant Pot, you can make this classic comfort food in less than five minutes, with a spicy kick.
With just a few simple ingredients, you can enjoy a cheesy and creamy dish that your family will love.
Here are a few tips and tricks to make this recipe even better:
- Use high-quality cheese for the best flavor.
- Add your favorite hot sauce to give it an extra kick.
- Use half and half to make it extra creamy.
- Try adding cooked bacon or diced jalapeños for a delicious twist.
- Opt for whole wheat elbow macaroni for a healthier option.
22 Pepper Jack Cheese Recipes I Can’t Resist
- Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce with French Fries
- Pepper Jack Queso
- Ultimate Pepper Jack Mac & Cheese
- Cabot Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce
- Spicy Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
- Baked Pepper Jack Cheese Dip
- Baked Chicken With Bacon and Pepper Jack Cheese
- Pepper Jack Nacho Grilled Cheese
- Pepper Jack Cheese Straws
- Creamy Pepper Jack Broccoli with Bacon
- Pepper Jack Cheese Ball
- Pepper Jack Cheese Wedges and Homemade Marinara Sauce
- Pepper Jack Cheese Bread
- Pepper Jack Potatoes
- Creamy Pepper Jack Pasta
- Pepper Jack Bacon Mac and Cheese
- Chicken with Pico de Gallo and Pepper Jack Cheese
- Pepper Jack Cheese Spread With Jalapenos
- Loaded Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
- Pepper Jack Cheese Crackers
- Penne With Chicken in Creamy Pepper Jack Cheese Sauce
- Instant Pot Pepper Jack Mac and Cheese
- Pick your favorite recipe from this list to serve for dinner tonight.
- Prepare the ingredients according to the recipe.
- Enjoy in no time!
Hi, I'm Benjamin. I love cooking, long walks, and my girlfriend! Here you’ll find simple and delicious recipes that you can make in 30 minutes or less.