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grilled asparagus wrapped in bacon
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Bacon Wrapped Grilled Asparagus

A popular keto-friendly side dishes is Grilled Bacon Wrapped Asparagus. It's a great option to throw on the grill next to a steak or chicken for an easy delicious low-carb side dish!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time8 mins
Total Time18 mins
Course: Appetizer, Dinner, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
Servings: 4
Calories: 130kcal
Author: Kasey Trenum

Ingredients

  • 1 bunch Asparagus (about 25 to 30 small)
  • enough bacon to wrap a 3 stalks, approx. half a pound
  • 1/4 tsp salt (may omit)
  • 1/4 tsp pepper
  • toothpicks

Instructions

  • Wash asparagus and pat dry. 
  • Trim the asparagus about 1 -1.5 inches from the end.
  • Wrap 3 stalks 3/4 of the way with one slice of bacon then secure with a toothpick. 
  • Sprinkle on salt and pepper. 
  • Turn preheated grill to medium heat
  • Place on grill and cook for about 3 to 5 min on each side.
    ( I have started using a grill mat for my veggies and it has greatly reduced the number of fires we deal with while cooking.) 

Notes

Nutritional Information will vary depending on the size of the asparagus and how many asparagus are wrapped in each bundle. The information above is approximate.

Nutrition

Serving: 2bundles (approx) | Calories: 130kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 10g | Fat: 8g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 148mg | Potassium: 229mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 851IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 28mg | Iron: 2mg