Water Chestnut Recipes

Looking to add a little crunch to your recipes with water chestnuts? Find trusted recipes for rumaki-- bacon-wrapped water chestnuts--water chestnut side dishes, casseroles, dips, and more.

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Spicy Bacon-Wrapped Water Chestnuts II

Rating: 4.73 stars
A tangy version of bacon wrapped chestnuts.

Water Chestnut Wraparounds

Rating: 4.68 stars
Another item for the Christmas open house or buffet table.

Bacon Water Chestnut Rolls

Rating: 4.71 stars
Quick and easy! Bacon-chestnut rolls covered in a mayonnaise and hot pepper sauce.

Cashew Chicken with Water Chestnuts

Rating: 4.32 stars
Yummy and easy! What more could you want in a recipe?

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts III

Rating: 4.67 stars
Delicious bacon wrapped water chestnuts.

Bacon Chestnuts

Rating: 4.5 stars
My Mum always made these tasty and easy to make appetizers on Christmas morning. We would snack on them while opening presents and it would make the wait for the big Christmas dinner much easier. You will need toothpicks for this recipe.

Asparagus and Water Chestnuts

Rating: 4.29 stars
Fast mix of frozen asparagus tips with water chestnuts and sweet red onions, sauteed in a light mixture of olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Simple, yet beautiful and so delicious!

Crunchy Egg Salad

Rating: 4.4 stars
If you are looking for a quick, yet very tasty egg salad recipe - look no further. May your taste buds do the tango.

Snow Peas with Water Chestnuts

Rating: 3.95 stars
Snow peas with water chestnuts, sesame seeds, and mint. This is quick and easy, yet good enough for company.

Watermelon and Sesame Seed Salad

Rating: 3 stars
This salad is so refreshing and tastes quite differently to what you expect. Delicious! I like to serve with chicken breast.
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Air Fryer Potstickers

Rating: 5 stars
Air-fried potstickers, crispy on the outside, tender and juicy on the inside. Serve with the dipping sauce of your choice.

Lumpia in the Air Fryer

Rating: 4.25 stars
Air-fried lumpia? Your taste buds will never know the difference, but your waistline will! The same crispiness and tastiness is in this lumpia recipe without having to deep fry.

Inspiration and Ideas

Bacon Wrapped Water Chestnuts II
Rating: Unrated
Mouth-watering bacon and water chestnut appetizer, covered with a savory sauce and baked.
Instant Pot® Traditional Dressing
Rating: Unrated
An electric pressure cooker like the Instant Pot® can help during the holidays when you are pressed for stovetop or oven space. This dressing is flavorful and is sure to please the traditionalists.

Air Fryer Lumpia

A Filipino favorite made healthier with an air fryer. Don't forget the dipping sauce!