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Jalapeno cheddar bread

Jalapeño Cheddar Bread

Spicy, cheesy bread to complement your next pot of chili
Course Appetizer, Snack
Keyword Bread, Cheddar, Jalapeno
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes


  • 3 cups flour
  • 1 ½ tsp yeast
  • ¼ cup diced jalapeños
  • 1 ½ tsp salt
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 ½ cup lukewarm water


  • Combine dry ingredients and mix well
  • Pour in water slowly and mix
  • Add in jalapeños and cheddar and fold into the dough
  • Cover bowl with dough in ball and let rise for 12-18 hours
  • Re-knead dough, let rise 30 minutes
  • Preheat oven to 450° with dutch oven in the oven to warm
  • Place dough in dutch oven and bake for 30 minutes covered
  • Sprinkle additional jalapeños and cheddar on top if desired and bake uncovered for 10-15 minutes longer
  • Remove dough from oven and place dough on rack to let cool before serving