Bacon-Wrapped Dates

To prepare this recipe as seen on "Mad Hungry with Lucinda Scala Quinn," press pistachio nuts into the dates, and wrap strips of apricot around dates before wrapping with bacon.


  • Pitted dates
  • Whole blanched almonds
  • Bacon strips, cut into thirds


  1. Heat broiler. Stuff pitted dates with whole blanched almonds. Cut bacon strips into thirds; wrap each bacon piece around a date. Place bacon-wrapped dates, seam side down, on a baking sheet. Broil until bacon is crisp, turning once, 6 to 10 minutes. Drain on paper towels; serve warm.
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