Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

            Just for us, a plateful of appetizers that many do not realize taste perfect together. These are Bacon Wrapped Pineapple appetizers. A little sweet, a touch salty and all around delightful.

For many of us, bacon is the perfect food. Just kidding, but it does go great with everything! This recipe is only going to take three ingredients to make. It is not too time consuming, and it is the perfect appetizer to take anywhere.

            It is innocent enough for Church potlucks, special enough for Holiday parties, great for kids and not too expensive so you can take it to neighborhood gatherings.

I admit, I had to think twice about this one, it just sounded a little odd to me. I went ahead and made it, trust me! There is no going back, this is seriously delicious!!

Frequently Asked Questions:

            Can I leave off the barbecue?

You could, however, miss out on one of the three best parts of this appetizer. The flavor of all three together is what makes this work so well.

            Can I use different fruits?

You could check out the blogs to find other bacon wrapped ideas. There are many other ideas there also.

            Is this a kid friendly appetizer?

No lie here, kids love this! Not just for the bacon, but also for the way all three taste together! Adults, believe me, will fall head over heels in love with these also.

What do you need to make Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

            1 pound of bacon cut in half

            ½ cup Barbecue Sauce, your choice

            28 pieces of chunk pineapple(7 rings, cut in fourths)

How to make Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

FIRST STEP:

Preheat the oven to 350*

Line a baking tray with parchment paper

SECOND STEP:

Pick up one half slice of bacon and a pineapple chunk

Wrap the bacon around the pineapple

THIRD STEP:

Set each one, seam side down on the baking tray

Space the appetizers 2 inches apart on the cooking tray

FOURTH STEP:

Place on the middle rack in the oven and bake for 40 minutes

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b)

c)

Remove from the oven and brush lightly with the choice of barbecue sauce

Return the tray to the oven and bake for another 15 minutes.

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b)

Serve hot for the best flavor.

Enjoy!

YUM!

Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

Yield: 24
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

Ingredients

  •             1 pound of bacon cut in half
  •             ½ cup Barbecue Sauce, your choice
  •             28 pieces of chunk pineapple(7 rings, cut in fourths)

Instructions

FIRST STEP:

Preheat the oven to 350*

Line a baking tray with parchment paper

SECOND STEP:

Pick up one half slice of bacon and a pineapple chunk

Wrap the bacon around the pineapple

THIRD STEP:

Set each one, seam side down on the baking tray

Space the appetizers 2 inches apart on the cooking tray

FOURTH STEP:

Place on the middle rack in the oven and bake for 40 minutes

Remove from the oven and brush lightly with the choice of barbecue sauce

Return the tray to the oven and bake for another 15 minutes.

Serve hot for the best flavor.

Enjoy!

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 24 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 100Total Fat: 7gSaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 4gCholesterol: 19mgSodium: 379mgCarbohydrates: 3gFiber: 0gSugar: 2gProtein: 6g