Bacon Water Chestnuts

a tasty bacon appetizer

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With this bacon water chestnuts recipe your guests' mouths will be "watering" in no time!

Who would have thought combining bacon and water chestnuts would make a great appetizer.

From super bowl parties to dinner parties, or even a bridal or baby shower, try these delicious bite-size appetizers for any up-coming party and you can't go wrong!

This bacon appetizer will please any guest at your party, and for the vegan or health conscious person, just omit the bacon.

Bacon and Water Chestnuts Recipe

Prep 10 min. Total 40 min.


12 slices fully cooked bacon, cut crosswise in half

1/4 cup chili sauce

1/2 cup packed brown sugar

1/2 cup Miracle whip dressing or mayonnaise
(use Light dressing, if desired)

1 (8 oz.) can whole water chestnuts, drained

Makes 12 servings, 2 pieces each


Heat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit

Wrap bacon around water chestnuts; secure with toothpicks. Place in a shallow baking dish.

Mix remaining ingredients; pour over water chestnuts.

Bake for 30 minutes or until heated through.

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