10 Mouthwatering Bacon-Wrapped Recipes for the Grill
Mouthwateringly crispy and oh-so-savory, bacon is an ingredient that’s just as enjoyable on its own as it is crumbled over a juicy burger or wrapped tightly around a tender grilled scallop. Not sure where to start? Read on and give any of these popular bacon wrapped appetizer, main dish and side recipes a try.
Bacon Wrapped Main Dishes
1. Montreal Steak Bacon Wrapped Burgers
With this recipe, you’re just four easy ingredients away from burger heaven. Wrapped in thick-cut Grill Mates® Montreal Steak Bacon and charred on the grill, these hamburgers are loaded with bold, smoky flavor. Serve on toasted rolls with your favorite toppings for a cookout to remember. Get our bacon wrapped recipe here!
2. Bacon Wrapped Scallop Skewers
Whether you’re hosting a backyard barbeque or dinner for two, you can’t go wrong with bacon and scallops. Each scallop is wrapped with a hearty slice of bacon, brushed with a buttery garlic and herb seasoning, skewered and then grilled to perfection. Talk about a show-stopping main course. Get our bacon wrapped scallop recipe here!
3. Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Pork Tenderloin
Pork wrapped in more pork? We’re so in. Grill Mates Brown Sugar Bourbon Bacon takes roasted pork tenderloin to a whole new level of sweet and salty, savory flavor. In the last five minutes of cooking, brush pork with a fruity peach glaze for the perfect finish. Get our bacon wrapped pork tenderloin recipe here!
4. Brazilian Bacon Wrapped Chicken Legs
Give tried and true chicken legs an upgrade by wrapping in bacon and coating in Grill Mates Brazilian Steak Marinade. The South American-inspired blend of cilantro, garlic and red and black peppers is a vibrant complement to smoky, savory bacon. Try our recipe for bacon wrapped chicken legs here!
Bacon Wrapped Appetizers
5. Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog Kabobs
These kabobs have it all: Grill Mates Smoky Applewood Beef Franks, tart pineapple and the sweet-and-tangy flavor of BBQ sauce and bell peppers – all wrapped in bacon. (Tip: Use canned pineapple chunks to save time and effort.) Get our bacon wrapped hot dog recipe here!
6. Smoky Applewood Bacon Wrapped Dates
Believe it or not, this appetizer is made with just two flavor-loaded ingredients: Dates and Grill Mates Smoky Applewood Bacon. They're the perfect combo of sweet and smoke, a quick trip under the broiler gives them a beautiful char. Get our bacon wrapped date recipe here!
7. Island Woodfired Shrimp with Bacon Wrapped Pineapple
Thread bacon wrapped pineapple chunks onto skewers with tangy marinated shrimp. Grilled to perfection they’re perfect served up as a game day or party appetizer. Get our bacon-wrapped pineapple and shrimp recipe here!
8. Grilled Maple Chicken Bites
These juicy, smoky, maple chicken bites are delicious in their own right. Wrapped in bacon? That’s next-level flavor fit for fueling the appetizer table at any summer shindig. Get this boneless chicken wrapped in bacon recipe here!
9. Applewood Bacon Chicken Skewers
Flame and flavor are at the heart of this recipe. (But shhhh, we all know it’s the bacon that truly shines.) The semi-sweet, fruity flavor of Applewood Seasoning was practically made for pairing with bacon. Coat chicken, wrap in bacon. Grill. And devour. Get our bacon wrapped chicken recipe here!
Bacon Wrapped – Side Dishes
10. Brown Sugar Bourbon Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus
What’s not to love about this seasonal side? Grilled asparagus is elevated to mouthwatering proportions with our sweet Brown Sugar Bourbon Seasoning and smoky, savory bacon. (Make it now, thank us later.) Get this bacon wrapped asparagus recipe here!
Grill Mates Thick Cut Bacon
Marinated, smoked and seasoned, you’ll want to devour this bold-tasting thick cut bacon from Grill Mates at just about every meal.
- Smoky Applewood Thick Cut Marinated Bacon
- Montreal Steak Thick Cut Marinated Bacon
- Brown Sugar Bourbon Thick Cut Marinated Bacon
- Ultimate Thick Cut Marinated Bacon