Peanut Butter Cups in Bacon
Are you looking for a unique and delicious twist on traditional candy? Bacon wrapped candy on the grill is the perfect solution! This tasty treat combines the savory flavor of smokey bacon with the sweetness of your favorite candies, resulting in a satisfying and unexpected treat. Whether you’re hosting a party or just looking for a fun snack to make at home, bacon wrapped candy is sure to be a hit. In this blog post, we’ll show you how to make bacon wrapped candy on your grill in a few simple steps.
Grilled bacon wrapped peanut butter cups – the perfect combination of smokey, savory and sweet! These tasty treats are easy to make and are sure to be a hit at any gathering. They can be a fun and unexpected treat that is sure to be a hit with many guests. Just be sure to keep an eye on the grill to ensure that the bacon is cooked to your desired level of crispiness.
Here's How to Make Bacon Wrapped Peanut Butter Cups
- 1 package of bacon
- 1 package of miniature peanut butter cups
Preheat your grill to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
Take one strip of bacon and wrap it around one peanut butter cup, securing it with a toothpick. Repeat this process until all the peanut butter cups are wrapped in bacon.
To prevent sticking, spray the grill with non-stick cooking spray. Place the bacon wrapped peanut butter cups on the grill and bake for 15-20 minutes, or until the bacon is crispy.
Remove the bacon wrapped peanut butter cups from the oven and allow them to cool for a few minutes before serving.
Optional: For an extra sweet touch, you can drizzle some chocolate sauce over the top of the bacon wrapped peanut butter cups before serving.
And there you have it – a simple and delicious recipe for grilled bacon wrapped peanut butter cups! These treats are sure to be a hit at any party or gathering, and they’re so easy to make that you’ll want to make them again and again.
A Few Tips to Keep in Mind
- Make sure to use miniature peanut butter cups, as regular sized ones may be too large to wrap in bacon.
- If you prefer a softer, chewier texture for your bacon, you can cook it for a shorter amount of time. If you prefer a crispier texture, cook it for a longer amount of time.
- You can experiment with different types of bacon to see which one you like best. Some people prefer thicker cut bacon for this recipe, while others prefer thinner cut bacon.
Other Sweets to Wrap in Bacon
There are a number of candies (Twix, Kisses, Rolo, Butterfinger) that work well with bacon, depending on your personal taste preferences. Here are a few ideas:
- Chocolate covered pretzels: These sweet and salty treats are a great match for bacon. Simply wrap a strip of bacon around a chocolate covered pretzel and grill until the bacon is crispy.
- Caramel apples: Wrap in a strip of bacon around a caramel apple and secure it with a toothpick. Bake until the bacon is crispy, and then drizzle with additional caramel sauce if desired.
- Chocolate covered strawberries: These classic treats can be taken to the next level by wrapping them in bacon. Simply wrap a strip of bacon around a chocolate covered strawberry and secure it with a toothpick, then bake until the bacon is crispy.
- Marshmallows: Wrap a strip of bacon around a marshmallow and secure it with a toothpick. Bake until the bacon is crispy, then enjoy the combination of gooey marshmallow and crispy bacon.
- Chocolate covered graham crackers: These sweet and crunchy treats are a great match for bacon. Simply wrap a strip of bacon around a chocolate covered graham cracker and bake until the bacon is crispy.
Remember, the key to making these treats is to experiment and find the combinations that you like best. Feel free to mix and match different candies and bacon to create your own unique treats.
We hope you’ve enjoyed learning how to make bacon wrapped candy! This unique and tasty treat is sure to be a hit at any gathering, and it’s so easy to make that you’ll want to make it again and again. Don’t be afraid to get creative and experiment with different types of candy and bacon to find the combinations that you like best. Whether you prefer sweet and savory, or savory and sweet, bacon wrapped candy has something for everyone. Happy snacking!