Need another NYE buffet recipe that will take your breath away without spending hours in your kitchen? This one will do both and more than that, it won’t cost you a fortune. Brilliant, right? The dates lend an air of olde time tradition to your buffet or hors d’oeuvres, but it’s the Boomslang Hot Sauce that will have your guests reaching for more… all night long.
1 pound Pitted dates
4 ounces Blue cheese
½ teaspoon Boomslang Ghost Pepper Hot Sauce
1 pound Bacon slices, cut in half
Preheat your oven to 375ºF. Line a baking sheet with baking paper and set aside.
Slice date along one side and stuff each with blue cheese. Close to seal the dates and brush each with Boomslang Ghost Pepper Hot Sauce. Wrap a slice of bacon around each date and secure with a toothpick. Place on a baking sheet. Put the baking sheet in the oven for 30 to 40 minutes until the bacon is crisp, turning half way through. Serve warm or at room temperature.