Devils on Horseback

Devils on Horseback

Blogger Deborah Harroun of Taste and Tell makes a super-simple sweet and salty appetizer. Learn to make this recipe with our how-to article.

Prep Time



Total Time




6 to 12


pitted prunes
to 4 tablespoons crumbled blue cheese
slices bacon
  1. Set oven control to broil. Place ovenproof rack on cookie sheet; set aside.
  2. Place 12 toothpicks in bowl of water to soak.
  3. Meanwhile, using small sharp knife, cut slit in each prune to make pocket, being careful not to cut all the way through. Stuff prunes with blue cheese.
  4. Cut each slice of bacon into thirds. Wrap a piece of bacon around each filled prune, using a toothpick to secure. Place on rack on cookie sheet.
  5. Broil with tops 4 to 6 inches from heat 10 to 12 minutes, turning once to avoid burning bacon. Cool 5 minutes before serving.
Makes 6 to 12 servings
Make the Most of This Recipe With Tips From The Betty Crocker® Kitchens
Substitute dates for the prunes.
Use your favorite kind of cheese for the filling, or fill with a mango chutney.

Nutrition Information:

1 Serving (1 Serving)
        Exchanges: Free*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.