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37 BEST Bacon Wrapped Appetizers

37 BEST Bacon Wrapped Appetizers

These bacon wrapped appetizers prove just how much bacon can improve simple ingredients. 

You can never go wrong with bacon

It’s hard not to get excited about bacon, especially because its smell, taste, and texture contribute to its overall appeal. 

A simple dish can become a superior dish when bacon is added.

With this list, you should be able to come up with quick and delicious appetizers, whether for a simple meal or a big party. 

You’ll have people talking nonstop about your mouth-watering appetizers.

The Air Fryer Scallops may just become your next party favorite, alongside the Bacon Rolls.

However, it’s #35 that will really make people look up to you as a bacon genius!

1. Bacon Wrapped Pineapple

With only three ingredients, you can already put together this juicy, savory, and smoky appetizer that will surely make your guests crave more.

Pro tip: Before cooking, you may coat the pineapple in brown sugar instead while it’s still wrapped in bacon. 

This helps make all the flavors in the appetizer pop.

2. Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts

Let’s be honest: brussels sprouts aren’t exactly a crowd favorite.

However, with this flawless fusion of savory and sweet, brussels sprouts may just start filling up your pantry.

This appetizer is especially great during holiday celebrations.

Pro tip: Serve it with your favorite dipping sauce to help make the dish more appetizing than it already is.

3. Bacon Wrapped Chicken Strips

Chicken strips and bacon together? 

There’s no better match than this.

These Bacon Wrapped Chicken Strips are the perfect big party appetizer (but who says you can’t put together some for yourself?).

When making this one, just remember to make a lot of extras because they will be gone as fast as you made them.

4. Smoked Jalapeno Poppers

Wrapping simple ingredients with bacon is one thing, but stuffing bacon with some chorizo and cheese is next level.

If you love grilling bacon, this might just be your new favorite appetizer.

The smoky notes in the taste of these jalapeno poppers really bring out the flavors.

5. Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

The relatively mild shrimp flavor makes it a good pair to the powerful flavor of bacon. 

The shrimp in this recipe is not too spicy, but it’s got enough flavor to blend marvelously with the bacon and spices.

If an air fryer is not an option, you can bake these in the oven instead.

6. Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Apples

Appetizers stimulate your appetite before a bigger meal, and these Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Apples do that job perfectly.

Bacon pairs with many flavors, so it’s not surprising that it works well with apples and brown sugar. 

This appetizer will be a burst of flavor in your mouth, making you want more and more (and more…).

7. Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Dates

Goat cheese, dates, and almonds blend well together but wrap them in bacon, and it’s the kind of tastiness that stays in your mouth.

Make sure to remove the pits of the dates for this recipe.

Pro tip: Use a toothpick to keep all the ingredients together. 

This should be an automatic step when making anything bacon-wrapped.

8. Sweet Spicy Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots

Sweetness and spiciness fuse beautifully in this appetizer recipe that will surely be gone minutes after you serve it.

The main draw of this recipe is that it’s both soft and crispy.

It really has that texture that readies your appetite for more.

9. Bacon Wrapped Pickles

Regardless of your opinion about pickles, these Bacon Wrapped Pickles can really make your mouth water.

It’s a scrumptious blend of crunchy and juicy.

Pro tip: Pat dry the pickles before cooking so that the excess pickle juice will be soaked up.

10. Bacon Rolls

Who knew you could whip up something so tender and savory with only 2 ingredients?

Simply fill the bacon with the stuffing, bake the bacon rolls, and you have these delicious, bite-sized appetizers that will leave you without any leftovers.

11. Bacon Wrapped Potatoes

Many people will agree that bacon and potatoes are two of the most versatile and delicious food ever.

Put them together, and it’s amazing just how flavorful they can get.

Don’t be surprised when this appetizer becomes a crowd favorite.

12. Air Fryer Scallops

Here’s a treat for seafood lovers.

This tender, juicy, and appetizing bacon-wrapped scallops recipe is quick and easy.

All the ingredients do a great job of elevating and complementing each other’s flavor. 

Pro tip: Serve with a squeeze of lemon to add a little more smack to the dish.

13. Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

The hint of earthy bitterness that the asparagus has is an excellent complement to the savory and salty taste of bacon.

You can make this appetizer without roasting the asparagus; however, roasting the asparagus gives a smoky taste that makes this dish more mouthwatering.

14. Avocado Bacon Wrap

Toast isn’t the only thing that avocado works well with.

Creamy and crunchy–these two words wonderfully describe what this Avocado Bacon Wrap is all about.

Putting these bacon wraps in the air fryer really helps give the bacon that crispy texture that makes it more appetizing.

15. Bacon Wrapped Smokies

“Bacon-wrapped smokies” sound like the richest and most filling appetizers you can ever try, and luckily, it doesn’t disappoint.

The brown sugar glaze is what really sets this appetizer apart from the others.

It gives a heavenly crust that makes these bacon-wrapped smokies more tempting.

16. BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs

If you want something quick, simple, and delicious to serve over dinner or during parties, then this recipe is perfect for you.

Not only is this sumptuous, but it’s also rich and filling. 

It’s the ultimate appetizer because one bite of this will prepare you for more.

17. Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes taste amazing on their own, but it’s unbelievable and divine with bacon.

Don’t forget to be generous with the spices because they help blend the sweet and savory tastes together.

18. Mac & Cheese Bites

Mac and cheese is divine, but turn it into these bite-sized masterpieces, and you will be surprised that it can be better than it already is.

That’s the effect that bacon can have!

Pro tip: Top with paprika or green onion to really boost the taste.

19. Bacon Wrapped Kielbasa Bites

These hearty and filling kielbasa bites should be your next party appetizer.

The cheesy cheddar ranch filling of this recipe is the main star of this dish!

Pro tip: Cook the kielbasa bites in batches.

Avoid overcrowding the air fryer so that your bacon-wrapped bites come up crispy and juicy.

20. Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts

These Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts are the perfect holiday treat for your family and friends.

It contains the right amount of sweetness to counter the savory notes of the bacon.

The result is a flawless blend of different tastes that brings a party to your taste buds.

If you’re planning to create a large batch of this recipe, you can make them ahead!

21. Apple Cinnamon Bacon Bites

Complement the powerful bacon flavor with the sweet hints of apple and cinnamon, and you will be blown away by how great they work together.

These apple cinnamon bites are an easy appetizer option that’s perfect for any occasion.

Pro tip: Fuji and golden apples are the best apples for this recipe.

22. Bacon Wrapped Steak Bites

Here’s a way to enjoy steak in bite-sized pieces!

These may be your next favorite appetizer because of their powerful and rich flavor. 

Even better, this can also be a main dish, so it’s like hitting two birds with one stone.

23. Bacon Wrapped Cheese Sticks

Cheese and bacon? 

Who can resist that?

This is a quick recipe you can put together if you want to make something with the ingredients you have.

This may just be the simplest and easiest recipe on this list.

24. Bacon Wrapped Mushroom Kabobs

These mushroom kabobs have a hint of sweetness that can prompt you to eat more.

Turning these bite-sized pieces into skewers is also a good idea, so if you want to serve more people, be ready to make a big batch.

25. Maple Bacon Andouille Bites

Andouille is a type of smoked sausage with an exquisite fusion of smoky and spicy.

The maple syrup added here is a great blend with the andouille flavors.

To top it all off, the bacon really completes the dish!

With these ingredients, you will be welcomed with a charge of overpowering and succulent flavors.

26. Bacon Wrapped Venison Bites

If hearty is what you’re after, these venison bites are for you.

This recipe has a smoky and spicy kick that is a great flavor if you want to stimulate your appetite for the other dishes.

27. Bacon Wrapped Figs

These Bacon Wrapped Figs really give out that holiday vibe, so be sure to serve it up during your favorite holidays.

All this recipe really needs is the bacon and figs, and it’s good to go!

All the other ingredients are optional, but they help elevate the appetizer’s flavor.

28. Smoked Garlic Pig Shots

Pig shots are a delectable bacon-wrapped sausage filled with a cream cheese filling. 

They are a hearty and filling appetizer paired with a tangy sauce!

It’s a great party appetizer, especially if you don’t want to have any leftovers.

29. Bacon Wrapped Cheeseburger Bites

If there’s one thing that your air fryer should make, it’s these scrumptious cheeseburger bites.

This one is a fast and easy recipe that you can put together any day of the week, especially if you do not feel like you want to put in a lot of effort.

Effortless but flavorful nonetheless.

30. Teriyaki Bacon Wrapped Tofu

If you want something unique, whip up these teriyaki tofu bites! 

It’s not every day that you see tofu wrapped in bacon, but this recipe surprisingly works very well.

If you want to astonish your guests, make sure to make this at your next party.

31. Bacon Wrapped Peaches

Bacon and peaches are two ingredients you might not have imagined would come together beautifully, but they do!

The sweet peach is a great partner for the smoky and crunchy bacon. 

This recipe definitely gives out a summery vibe.

32. Filet Mignon Bites

Yes, your bacon-wrapped recipe can be elegant and sophisticated.

With this easy recipe, you can feel like you’re dining in a 5-star restaurant in the comforts of your own home.

This is best served with a rich and tangy sauce that can help even out the flavors.

33. Bacon Wrapped Apricots

These Bacon Wrapped Apricots are briny, sweet, and savory!

In under an hour, you can make these unique apricots wrapped in bacon that will surely elicit some “oohs” and “wows” from your guests.

34. Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings

Onion rings are so good that you wouldn’t think to wrap them in bacon.

These Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings are simply genius! 

The spicy and smoky notes are always an ideal blend.

It turns your common appetizer into something that can live forever in the memories of those who taste it.

35. BBQ Volcano Potatoes

The name “volcano potatoes” sound incredibly mouthwatering, but once you see and smell this gem of an appetizer, you will be speechless.

The bacon, cream, and cheddar cheese can really meld together to form this surefire party hit.

Pro tip: To maintain crispiness in the recipe, use russet potatoes.

36. Bacon Wrapped Corn

Are you in a hurry to make an appetizer that’s easy and tasty? 

Don’t fret because this Bacon Wrapped Corn recipe is like a saving grace.

The ingredients are easily accessible, and you won’t even have a hard and rough time producing this palatable appetizer.

37. Bacon Wrapped Oreos

Yes, you read that right. Oreos and bacon.

It’s a surprising and unconventional pair, but it works, and it’s astonishing how well it works!

This recipe is a great and unique option if you want a dessert and appetizer in one.

It’s definitely a recipe you won’t get out of your mind!

The bottom line

Don’t worry about coming up with the best appetizer because you will never fail if you make one of these bacon-wrapped appetizers.

One bite of any of these recipes will make you in the mood for more.

These are all quick and simple recipes you can make without exerting too much effort.

So let the bacon do all the work for you!

Enjoy these appetizers with your family and friends (and sure, you can make them for yourself) so that more people can appreciate how versatile bacon is.

BEST Bacon Wrapped Appetizers

BEST Bacon Wrapped Appetizers

Wrapping bacon around things adds extra flavor and a lot of joy. To get you started with bacon wrapped everything, here are 37 bacon wrapped appetizers you should try!


  • Bacon Wrapped Pineapple
  • Bacon Wrapped Brussels Sprouts
  • Bacon Wrapped Chicken Strips
  • Smoked Jalapeno Poppers
  • Bacon Wrapped Shrimp
  • Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Apples
  • Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Dates
  • Sweet Spicy Bacon Wrapped Tater Tots
  • Bacon Wrapped Pickles
  • Bacon Rolls
  • Bacon Wrapped Potatoes
  • Air Fryer Scallops
  • Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
  • Avocado Bacon Wrap
  • Bacon Wrapped Smokies
  • BBQ Bacon Wrapped Meatballs
  • Bacon Wrapped Sweet Potatoes
  • Mac & Cheese Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Kielbasa Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts
  • Apple Cinnamon Bacon Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Steak Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Cheese Sticks
  • Bacon Wrapped Mushroom Kabobs
  • Maple Bacon Andouille Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Venison Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Figs
  • Smoked Garlic Pig Shots
  • Bacon Wrapped Cheeseburger Bites
  • Teriyaki Bacon Wrapped Tofu
  • Bacon Wrapped Peaches
  • Filet Mignon Bites
  • Bacon Wrapped Apricots
  • Bacon Wrapped Onion Rings
  • BBQ Volcano Potatoes
  • Bacon Wrapped Corn
  • Bacon Wrapped Oreos


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