Jalapeno Rellenos Recipe

Ingredients
<br>- 20 jalapeno peppers
<br>- 3/4 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
<br>- 1/2 (8 ounce) container cream cheese with chive and onion
<br>- 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
<br>- 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
<br>- 1/4 cup cornmeal
<br>- 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
<br>- 1/4 teaspoon salt
<br>- 3/4 cup beer or milk
<br>- cooking oil or shortening for deep-fat frying
<br>- Dairy sour cream (optional)
<br>- Snipped chives (optional)
<br><p></p>Directions
<br>step 1: Make a T-shape cut in the side of each pepper; remove seeds.
<br>step 2: For filling, combine shredded cheese, cream cheese, and cumin until blended. Pack about 2 teaspoons of the filling into each pepper.
<br>step 3: For batter, in a bowl combine flour, cornmeal, baking powder, and salt. Add beer or milk. Beat until smooth.
<br>step 4: In a heavy saucepan or deep-fat fryer heat 2 inches cooking oil or melted shortening to 375 degrees F. Dip stuffed peppers into batter. Fry several peppers at a time in hot fat, about 2 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Drain; keep warm in a 300 degree F oven while frying remaining peppers. Serve with sour cream sprinkled with chives, if desired.
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Ingredients
- 20 jalapeno peppers
- 3/4 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
- 1/2 (8 ounce) container cream cheese with chive and onion
- 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin
- 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/4 cup cornmeal
- 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 3/4 cup beer or milk
- cooking oil or shortening for deep-fat frying
- Dairy sour cream (optional)
- Snipped chives (optional)

Directions
step 1: Make a T-shape cut in the side of each pepper; remove seeds.
step 2: For filling, combine shredded cheese, cream cheese, and cumin until blended. Pack about 2 teaspoons of the filling into each pepper.
step 3: For batter, in a bowl combine flour, cornmeal, baking powder, and salt. Add beer or milk. Beat until smooth.
step 4: In a heavy saucepan or deep-fat fryer heat 2 inches cooking oil or melted shortening to 375 degrees F. Dip stuffed peppers into batter. Fry several peppers at a time in hot fat, about 2 minutes on each side or until golden brown. Drain; keep warm in a 300 degree F oven while frying remaining peppers. Serve with sour cream sprinkled with chives, if desired.

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