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Bacon Wrapped Dates with Goat Cheese

This bite-sized appetizer looks and sounds fancy, and are super easy to make. The sweet and salty mixture of ingredients combines to make an explosion of flavor. 
Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time1 hr
Course: Appetizer
Keyword: Appetizer, Bacon
Author: The House + Hive

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Bacon, thin sliced
  • 32 Pitted Dates
  • 8 oz Goat Cheese
  • Toothpicks

Instructions

  • Preheat the oven to 400°.
  • Slit the pitted date lengthwise and stuff with approximately 1/2 teaspoon of the goat cheese. Pinch it closed.
  • Wrap each date in 1/2 slice of bacon and secure with a toothpick.  Arrange dates on a wire rack within a jelly roll pan (cookie sheet with sides). 
  • Bake for 20 minutes, and turn each date after 10 minutes. Serve warm.