Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts

Delicious Reese Water Chestnuts wrapped in bacon baked with the most scrumptious sauce.

Prep Time: 
30 minutes (includes marinating time)
Cook Time: 
45 minutes
Servings: 
5
Ingredients: 

2 (8 oz.) cans of Reese Water Chestnuts
1 lb lean bacon, sliced into halves
1 1/2 cups brown sugar
1 cup ketchup
1/4 cup soy sauce
Toothpicks

Directions: 
1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit
2. Drain and rinse Reese Water Chestnuts. Soak in soy sauce for 15 minutes, tossing occasionally to ensure all chestnuts are fully coated
3. Remove water chestnuts and reserve the soy sauce
4. Wrap the bacon strip around each water chestnut, securing with a toothpick
5. Place chestnuts with toothpicks upright, in a baking dish
6. Bake for 25-35 minutes
7. Remove chestnuts, drain grease and replace chestnuts into the dish
8. Combine the reserved soy sauce, ketchup and brown sugar and combine well
9. Pour sauce evenly over the chestnuts
10. Bake chestnuts an additional 20 to 30 minutes, keeping an eye on the bacon. (Bake time varies depending on your desired crispiness)

Recent Tips

C Yourself to Better Health

C Yourself to Better Health

One cup of sun-dried tomatoes provides over 20% of the recommended daily intake of vitamin C. Vitamin C is an antioxidant that supports a healthy immune system.

Rinsing Reduces Sodium

Rinsing Reduces Sodium

To reduce the amount of sodium - rinse off canned products before cooking with them.

What are Hearts of Palm?

What are Hearts of Palm?

Hearts of palm are harvested from the core of certain palm tree species. 

Berry Good Grains

Berry Good Grains

Wheat berries are whole, unprocessed wheat kernels and like all whole grains they are an excellent source of vitamins, minerals and fiber. They also have more protein than a processed grain.