25 Best Bacon Recipes

Bacon Breadsticks

Bacon Breadsticks

While you’re preparing the breadsticks for this year’s Christmas dinner, twist a few slices of bacon in them and bend them into candy cane shapes. That’ll ...


By Anne Dolce

Peppermint Bacon

Peppermint Bacon

For those of you who are maple syrup and bacon fans, this one’s for you. We make ours all the more festive by sprinkling a few crushed candy canes over ...


By Anne Dolce

Bacon Guacamole

Bacon Guacamole

 If your football party is not complete without some guacamole and chips, take a cue from the master, Richard Sandoval, and serve his bacon guacamole for ...


By Richard Sandoval

Bacon Cupcakes

Bacon Cupcakes
4.25

Let's be honest: cupcakes have a pretty prissy reputation. From their pop culture debut during the '90s via Magnolia Bakery's appearance in Sex and the City ...


By Claire Bullen

Bacon Sour

Bacon Sour

For all of your bacon needs this Super Bowl Sunday, the Bacon Sour (made with Basil Hayden's bourbon) will do the trick.


By marcyafranklin

Homemade Bacon

Homemade Bacon

No need to bring home the bacon anymore, when you can make it yourself. While there’s plenty of good bacon available these days, the Accidental Locavore ...


By Anne Maxfield

Bacon-Basted Bacon-Wrapped Scallops

Bacon-Basted Bacon-Wrapped Scallops
5

It's a universal fact that everything is better with bacon. So for this take on the classic bacon-wrapped scallop, we add in an extra dose of bacon. By ...


By Ali Rosen

Bacon Caramel Popcorn with Bacon Salt

Bacon Caramel Popcorn with Bacon Salt
3.25

We always have bacon fat around. We often give it away as a parting gift if you come over to our house. What to do with it? Well, it's the moisturizer that ...


By Duskie Estes and John Stewart

Oven-Baked Bacon

Oven-Baked Bacon
3.6

Why bake your bacon, you ask? Two reasons. First, it cooks more evenly than on the stovetop, and, by using the oven, you free up space to cook more fabulous ...


By Yasmin Fahr

Bacon-Wrapped Banana Bites

Bacon-Wrapped Banana Bites
3.3

This recipe is full of so much win, it's honestly ridiculous. Let's break it down. First, it's bananas, which are basically a super-fruit. They're sweet, ...


By ncyphert

Bacon Old Fashioned Recipe

Bacon Old Fashioned Recipe

Chef Jesse Schenker over at Recette in Manhattan's West Village has come up with a bacon Old Fashioned cocktail that features bacon-infused bitters that are ...


By Jesse Schenker

Bacon-Wrapped Dates

Bacon-Wrapped Dates
3

Say that one five times fast. To make one of our favorite bite-sized treats even better, we added some crème fraîche to the mix to make them look like cute ...


By Anne Dolce

Bacon In Eggs Recipe

Bacon In Eggs Recipe
5

Chocolate chips are to pancakes what bacon is to eggs. This no-brainer recipe follows the chocolate chip pancake formula, ensuring that every bite of egg is ...


By Geri Salmon

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus
3

Aside from serving this as a lovely dinner party appetizer, these flavorful spears make a great side for a regular weeknight meal. You can knock these bad ...


By nfomufod

Bacon-Wrapped Bratwurst

Bacon-Wrapped Bratwurst
4.5

Meat wrapped in more meat is awesome, and especially when the "more meat" is bacon. I could wax poetic on and on and on like some other people in this ...


By Will Budiaman

Bacon Cheddar Cornbread

Bacon Cheddar Cornbread
3.05

Cornbread is a Southern staple, but by adding bacon and Cheddar, it is sure to please any crowd.The secret to any good cornbread is fresh cornmeal. You can ...


By Ali Rosen

Maple-Bacon Salmon

Maple-Bacon Salmon
4

This is my go-to, I'm-too-tired-tired-to-cook-something-hearty favorite. There is something about the rich, buttery flavor of the fish that melds ...


By Allison Beck

Cabbage and Bacon

Cabbage and Bacon
1

A traditional Irish main, loin of bacon is an easy dish to prepare yet incredibly flavorful. Paired simply with cabbage and mashed potatoes and it's a ...


By Rory Morahan

Bacon-Wrapped Turkey

Bacon-Wrapped Turkey
3.3

Nothing's better than bacon, except when it's Thanksgiving day and your turkey is wrapped in some. This recipe uses a seasoning and olive oil paste for ...


By Anne Dolce

Bacon Fat Popcorn

Bacon Fat Popcorn

Ready to graduate from unsalted butter? Then try making popcorn with bacon fat for an extra-indulgent snack. A touch of truffle oil lends a subtle earthy ...


By Cullen Campbell

Bacon Peanut Caramel Corn

Bacon Peanut Caramel Corn

Head pastry chef at David Burke's Kitchen in New York City, Zac Young, knows how to appeal to Burke's whimsical side. This recipe demonstrates how just a ...


By David Burke

Avocado Bacon Toast

Avocado Bacon Toast
4

Avocado is a great addition to toast. And bacon makes it even better!Click here to see 10 Great Bacon and Avocado Recipes


By Patricia Stagich

Bacon-Wrapped Stuffing

Bacon-Wrapped Stuffing

Whenever you're serving something wrapped in bacon, like pigs in a blanket or bacon-wrapped asparagus, it's bound to be a hit. This Thanksgiving, give ...


By Emily Jacobs

Bacon Old Fashioned Recipe

Bacon Old Fashioned Recipe
5

The natural pairing of bacon and brunch gets the cocktail treatment in this savory drink from New Leaf Restaurant & Bar in New York City.


By Mark Comer

Bacon Jalapeño Sliders

Bacon Jalapeño Sliders
4

These sliders are another great dish to serve at a tailgating party. Salty, with a kick of spice, they will keep your guests more than satifised. 


By Jane DeLaney