Those who host holiday gatherings know that the finger foods make the event. This week, we'll offer appetizer ideas for those struggling to pull together party menus. This amazingly decadent small-bite appetizer is easy to put together and always impresses. It was recited verbally by an outstanding cook, so measurements aren't exact. But wing it, and you won't be sorry.
1 package pitted dates
Parmesan cheese chunks
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1 package bacon
Slice dates lengthwise. Insert Parmesan chunk. Close date and wrap with a piece of raw bacon. Impale with a toothpick. Broil until bacon is crispy, flipping once.