-Chorizo Stuffed Honey Dates with Manchego Cheese
Suggested Wine Pairing: Ceja Carneros Chardonnay
It’s quite evident the Ceja gang loves to throw parties - particularly when it involves great wine and food. Chorizo stuffed honey dates with Manchego cheese are perfect bite-sized treats for entertaining. Enjoy!
- 15-30 Honey Dates
- I link of Spicy Chorizo
- ½ shallot (diced)
- 1 chile (diced)
- 15-30 small slices of Manchego cheese to top dates
- Olive oil (as needed)
Pre-heat the oven to 500 degrees. Sauté the chorizo, shallot and chili in a small amount of olive oil. Carefully split and de-seed the dates. On a sheet tray stuff the dates with chorizo mixture and place a slice of cheese on top of each. Bake in oven for 5 minutes or until cheese is melted.
If you have leftovers save them for the next day and put them on your favorite salad or chop them up and mix into cooked cous cous.