Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites are part of a progressive tailgate party today!!

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Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

A blogging friend of mine, Camille, invited me to join in this progressive blog-hopping-tailgate-party!  I’m so excited to be involved!! What a fabulous idea AND a fun way to get 5 new recipes to use for your next tailgate party… after all football season is just about to begin!

 

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Be sure to check out these other sites and enjoy their course of this tailgate PAR-TAY!

 

Beverage:

Camille, Growing Up Gabel – http://growingupgabel.com/?p=3096

 

Appetizer:  Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites

Ruth, What’s Cooking with Ruthie – http://cookingwithruthie.com/2012/08/23/bacon-wrapped-chicken-bites/

Dip:  Slow Cooker Spicy Sausage Nacho Dip!

Main Dish:  Burgers with Bacon and Onion Jam!

 

Dessert:  Are you ready for some football and tailgate cupcakes!

Denise, Run DMT - http://deniseisrundmt.com/2012/08/24/are-you-ready-for-some-football-and-tailgate-cupcakes/

 

AND Here’s the recipe for WCw/R’s appetizer…

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites

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Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites...
 
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Recipe type: Appetizer
Serves: 24
Ingredients
  • ½ C ketchup
  • ¼ C brown sugar
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 1 tsp garlic, minced ( I used Gourmet Garden)
  • ½ tsp Gourmet Garden red chili pepper or ¼ tsp dried red chili pepper
  • 4 chicken tenders, cut into ½ inch slices
  • 8 slices thick cut bacon, cut into 2½ inch sections
  • 24 wooden toothpicks or mini skewers
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In a small mixing bowl combine the first 5 ingredients, mix well.
  3. Next, wrap a piece of bacon around each chicken piece and secure with wooden skewer.
  4. Cover the entire bacon wrapped chicken with sauce using a basting brush.
  5. Set on a broiler pan.
  6. Repeat with each piece of chicken.
  7. Bake for 30 minutes or when bacon is crispy, basting with remaining sauce half way through cook time.
  8. ENJOY!

 

** Have you heard of the Gourmet Garden Fresh Herbs??  They are fantastic and I’ll be posting more recipes using them next week!!  They’re SO easy to use and it’s just like having fresh herbs right in your fridge! I LOVE them :)

 

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Ingredients and kitchen ware needed to make this recipe!

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Cut chicken in 1/2 inch slices and bacon in thirds

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Wrap bacon around chicken and secure with wooden skewer- I found my mini skewers at the local dollar store!!  Baste entirely with sauce

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Bake 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until bacon is crispy!! ENJOY!

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites… are a mouth-watering game time appetizer that I whipped together!!  AND I hope you have a fabulous time on this blog-hop-progressive-tailgate-party!!  Just click on the links above to visit the other sites for more delicious recipes!

 

Bacon Wrapped Chicken Bites by whatscookingwithruthie.com

Love,

Ruthie

Comments

    • Ruth says

      There were 4 left in the fridge… if you’re lucky they may still be there, my funny husband!!

    • Ruth says

      They were super good… and pretty easy to put together too! Give them a try and let know what you think :)