dates

This recipe is a great choice for any holiday party you will host or attend.  Just be sure to make a lot, because they go fast!

Ingredients:
12 medjool dates
12 1/2-inch cubes manchego cheese
6 pieces uncured bacon, cut in half

Preheat broiler.  Make a slit in the side of each date and remove the pit.  Place a piece of cheese in the cavity of each date and wrap each with a piece of bacon.

Place dates on a baking sheet and broil for 4-6 minutes.  Turn dates and broil for another 4 minutes.  Serve hot and enjoy!