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Sweet Bacon Date Bites

Prep Time: 20 Minute(s)
Cook Time: 15 Minute(s)
Yield: 10 servings


  • Crisco? Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1/2 cup Smucker's? Apricot Preserves, plus additional for glaze
  • 1 (6 oz.) package feta cheese
  • 1 (8 oz.) package whole pitted dates (about 34 dates)
  • 1 pound bacon, slices cut in half


  1. HEAT broiler to high. Coat broiling pan with no-stick cooking spray.
  2. PLACE preserves in medium bowl. Crumble feta into small pieces. Stir into preserves with fork. Cut each date open lengthwise. Press 1 to 2 teaspoon of feta mixture in center. Wrap with 1/2 piece of bacon. Place on broiling pan.
  3. BROIL 7 minutes or until lightly browned. Turn each piece. Brush with preserves for glaze. Broil an additional 7 minutes or until bacon is crispy, watching carefully so bacon does not burn.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size (1/10 of recipe), Calories 230 (Calories from Fat 90), Total Fat 10g (Saturated Fat 4.5g, Trans Fat 0g), Cholesterol 30mg, Sodium 450mg, Total Carbohydrate 29g (Dietary Fiber 2g, Sugars 26g), Protein 9g; Percent Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 10%, Iron 2%.

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.