Yield: 6 servings
Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 10 mins
12— Medjool dates, pitted
1pinch red chili flakes
12— walnut halves, toasted
4slices lean bacon, cut crosswise into three equal pieces
1. Preheat broiler. Line a plate with paper towels; set aside.
2. Carefully make a lengthwise slit in each date , open gently and sprinkle with chili flakes; fill with a walnut half and reform the date around the walnut. Wrap the bacon around the date and secure with a toothpick. Arrange on a baking sheet.
3. Broil, turning until crispy, about 8 to 10 minutes. Transfer paper towels and pat dry. Serve immediately.