Spicy Southwest Egg Rolls

We had a Christmas Snack-Fest at work today and one of the snacks I made was a batch of spicy Southwest egg rolls.

A friend of mine made these for our church Christmas party and I loved them!

So using the link she sent me, a little research and creativity, here’s what I came up with.

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What I used:

1 red pepper (chopped)

4 green onions (chopped)

1 jalapeno (keep the seeds if you like spicy)

1 clove of garlic (minced)

1 ear of corn (1 cup of frozen corn will also work)

1 15 oz can of black beans (drained)

Cilantro (I used a lot, but add to your liking)

1/4 cup of sundried tomatoes

1 dash of cyan pepper

1 cup of the 4 cheese Mexican cheese

1 package of egg roll wrappers

How I made them:

1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.

2. In a large pan, sauté the pepper, onions, garlic, and jalapeno (I coated the pan with extra virgin olive oil before starting).

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3. Add in the corn, cilantro, sundried tomatoes, beans, and cyan pepper. Mix until warm.

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4. At the center of the flat egg roll wrap, add a spoon full of the mixture and sprinkle some cheese on top. Fold one corner to the center, then the corners, and roll.

5. Lay the rolls flat on a baking sheet.

6. Once you are finished preparing, bake in the oven for 15 minutes.

That’s it!

I served mine with salsa and sour cream, but I also think spicy ranch would be great.




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