"Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Dates"

"" "" "4 servings" Ingredients: "12 dates, pitted 6 slices Wahlburgers bacon, cut in half 6 oz cream cheese, softened 2 tablespoons blue cheese, crumbled (optional) 1 tablespoon honey 1/4 teaspoon smoked paprika Fresh herbs (such as thyme or parsley), finely chopped for garnish Balsamic glaze or Honey for drizzling",

Bacon Wrapped Cheesy Dates

Serves
4
prep time
10 min
cook time
10 min
  • 12 dates, pitted
  • 6 slices Wahlburgers bacon, cut in half
  • 6 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons blue cheese, crumbled (optional)
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon smoked paprika
  • Fresh herbs (such as thyme or parsley), finely chopped for garnish
  • Balsamic glaze or Honey for drizzling
  1. 1. Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. 2. In a small bowl, mix together cream cheese, blue cheese (if using), honey, and smoked paprika.
  3. 3. Carefully slit each date on one side to create an opening. Stuff each date with the cheese mixture.
  4. 4. Wrap each stuffed date with a half slice of Wahlburgers bacon, securing with a toothpick if necessary.
  5. 5. Arrange the bacon-wrapped dates on a baking sheet lined with parchment paper.
  6. 6. Bake for 10 minutes or until the bacon is crispy.
  7. 7. Let cool slightly, then transfer to a serving platter.
  8. Optional: Garnish with finely chopped herbs and drizzle with balsamic glaze or honey.