Bacon-Wrapped Sweet Potato Bites

“After making little bacon-wrapped sausages for years, I needed a change! I had an extra sweet potato and half a package of bacon on hand, so I put on my thinking cap and came up with this treat.” —Kelly Williams, Forked River, New Jersey

Bacon-Wrapped Sweet Potato BitesPhoto: Taste of Home
Servings Prep Time Cook Time
2-1/2dozen 25minutes 40minutes
Servings Prep Time
2-1/2dozen 25minutes
Cook Time
40minutes
Ingredients
Portions: dozen
Units:
Ingredients
Portions: dozen
Units:
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350°. In a large bowl, mix butter and seasonings. Add sweet potatoes and toss to coat.
  2. Wrap 1 piece bacon around each sweet potato cube; secure with a toothpick. Sprinkle with brown sugar. Place on a parchment-lined 15x10x1-in. baking pan.
  3. Bake until bacon is crisp and sweet potato is tender, 40-45 minutes. Serve with maple syrup.
Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
1 appetizer: 60 calories, 3g fat (1g saturated fat), 7mg cholesterol, 136mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fibre), 2g protein.