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BBQ Bacon-Wrapped Water Chestnuts

Prep Time

10 Minutes

Cook Time

35 Minutes

Effort

Pellets

Apple

This savory and crunchy bacon-wrapped finger food will be a big hit at any party.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

6

Units of Measurement:

main

  • 1 Pound bacon, sliced

  • 16 Ounce Water Chestnuts

  • toothpicks

  • 1/3 Cup mayonnaise

  • 1/3 Cup brown sugar

  • 1/3 Cup Traeger BBQ Sauce

Steps

  • 1

    When ready to cook, set the Traeger temperature to 350°F and preheat with the lid closed for 15 minutes.
  • 2

    Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  • 3

    Cut each piece of bacon into thirds or halves. Wrap each water chestnut with a piece of bacon large enough to encircle it and secure the bacon with a toothpick. Place the bacon-wrapped chestnuts in a single layer on the prepared baking sheet.

    Grill350 ˚F

    Ingredients

    • 1 Pound bacon, sliced

    • 16 Ounce Water Chestnuts

    • As Needed toothpicks

  • 4

    Place the baking sheet directly on the grill grates. Close the lid and bake for 20 minutes.
  • 5

    Make the sauce. In a small bowl, whisk the mayonnaise, brown sugar, and Traeger BBQ sauce until combined.

    Ingredients

    • 1/3 Cup mayonnaise

    • 1/3 Cup brown sugar

    • 1/3 Cup Traeger BBQ Sauce

  • 6

    Pour the sauce over the chestnuts. Close the lid and cook until the bacon is crisp and cooked through and the sauce has set, around 10-15 minutes.
  • 7

    Remove the bacon-wrapped chestnuts from the grill and serve warm. Enjoy!

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