Hot Dates

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 27 min
  • Prep: 12 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Yield: 4 servings
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Ingredients

16 dates, pitted

3 Cheddar cheese snack sticks, cut in 1/2-inch cubes

16 whole almonds

8 slices bacon, cut in 1/2

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees F.
  2. Soak 1/6 toothpicks in water for about 15 minutes.
  3. Slice open dates, and stuff each with a cube of Cheddar cheese and 1 almond. Wrap each date with a bacon slice, and secure with a toothpick.
  4. Place wrapped dates on a baking sheet, and bake for 12 to 15 minutes in the oven, turning once, until bacon is evenly browned.

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