Bacon Bonanza: 5 Best Recipes

August 23, 2011

Well folks, it looks like bacon is, well, the new bacon and its popularity never ceases. With everything from maple bacon ice cream (and doughnuts!) to the American classic: the Double-Bacon Cheeseburger, this cured meat is an all-American favorite and international sensation! Topping pizzas, sandwiches, pies and cupcakes (even bacon infused vodka!) this crunchy-salty protein is a foodie superpower, dominating every culinary category. Here are 5 sensational bacon recipes to inspire your tastebuds!

Bacon-Wrapped Pretzels with Cayenne-Brown Sugar Glaze
Sweet, salty, crunchy, spicy - this heat-pounding snack has it all!

Fresh Figs with Bacon and Goat Cheese
That ever famous combination of sweet and salty meet again in this Italian inspired appetizer.

Cinnabon-Style Bacon Cinnamon Rolls
Yeasty dough, gooey cinnamon sugar filling and -- bacon? You got it.

Zucchini Chard Gratin with Bacon and Parmesan
A summer favorite using super nutritious chard or kale and fresh zucchini baked with parmesan and bacon - summer veggies never tasted so good.

Bacon Nutella Napoleons
Bacon + chocolate + cookies = Franco-American decadence.

Want more bacon? Here are even more bacon-inspired recipes!

5 Recipes that are Better with Bacon - including apple pie!

DIY Bacon Roses - strips of bacon turned into an edible flower, beautiful and tasty!

Bacon Jam - an instant addition to your awesome breakfast menu

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Fahad Khan's picture

'Fresh Figs with Bacon and Goat Cheese' and 'Zucchini Chard Gratin with Bacon and Parmesan' sound good!