1 container pitted dates
1/2 lb sliced bacon, cut into 3rds
Preheat oven to 350 degree. Wrap each date with sliced bacon and secure with a toothpick. Place on baking pan with rack. Bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until bacon gets crispy (make sure not to burn) Serve hot.
Slice dates down middle, stuff with some Manchego cheese. Wrap in bacon and secure with toothpick. Cook as directed.