Bacon Wrapped Asparagus

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Bacon wrapped asparagus is a delicious side dish that's elegant enough for a holiday table, and easy enough for your next weeknight dinner! Fresh asparagus bundles are wrapped with salty, smoky bacon, brushed with sweet maple syrup, and ready for the oven or grill in just 10 minutes. The bacon is crispy, the vegetables are tender, and they're delicious alongside a Christmas or Easter ham, a roast chicken, or a cozy Southern meatloaf.

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1 lb. fresh asparagus spears
2 T olive oil
kosher salt and ground black pepper ( to taste )
6 slices center cut bacon
1 T maple syrup
  • Preheat oven to 400°F.
  • Arrange asparagus on a rimmed baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil and toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  • Gather the asparagus into 6 equal...
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Nutritions

Calories
102

Sodium
8mg
0% DV

Fat
9g
15% DV

Protein
0.2g
0% DV

Carbs
2g
0% DV

Fiber
0.2g
0% DV

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2 cans (15.25 oz) whole kernel sweet corn
1/2 cup onions ( diced )
1 can (4 oz) green chilis ( fire-roasted and diced )
1/3 package block style cream cheese ( full fat )
3/4 cup Mozzarella Cheese ( shredded )
3/4 cup Pepperjack Cheese
1/2 cup LALA Crema Mexicana
1 package tortilla chips
cilantro ( for garnish )
PAM Spray or similar
Nutritions

Calories
8879

Sodium
3818mg
159% DV

Fat
742g
1142% DV

Protein
90g
180% DV

Carbs
45g
15% DV

Fiber
15g
62% DV