7 Amazing Bacon Recipes

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Nowadays, Bacon isn't just for breakfast or BLTs. The use of bacon in a variety of recipes is an ongoing trend, and I doubt its momentum will slow down any time soon! From cookies to jam to sandwiches, notes of bacon are hidden everywhere! I've compiled some of the best bacon recipes out there so that you can be the hit of your next gathering! Bacon Bourbon Chunk Cookies

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Spice up the next party with these unique cookies. The sweet cookie batter infuses with the bourbon to create a buttery rich note. The bacon and chocolate chips add the needed crunch. Your taste buds will go wild over the sweet and salty flavors!

Bacon Butter

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Cook 2 slices bacon in a skillet; drain and chop. Blend 1 stick softened butter with the drippings and 2 tablespoons maple syrup. Stir in the chopped bacon.

Grilled Mac and Cheese, Pulled Pork, and Bacon Sandwich

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This sandwhich takes all of my favorite foods and adds bacon. By combining the crunchy and buttery bread, crunchy bacon, soft pulled pork, and then adding gooey mac and cheese, you get a decadent and delicious sandwich that will please all ages!

Croque Monsieur Sandwich

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Spread Dijon mustard on sliced challah; sandwich with Canadian bacon and shredded Gruyère. Whisk 1 egg with a bit of milk and nutmeg; dip the sandwiches in the egg mixture and fry in butter.

Whiskey, Caramel, Marshmallow and Bacon Bark

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I remember buying bark at Church bakesales. It's so easy to make, and is a great gifting option. The whiskey and bacon flavors add adult tastes that will be sure to be a hit at any gathering!

Warm Bacon Slaw

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Cook 6 slices thick-cut bacon in 1 tablespoon olive oil; drain and crumble. Add 1/2 sliced red onion, 1/4 cup each cider vinegar and water, 2 tablespoons brown sugar and 1/2 teaspoon celery seeds to the drippings. Toss with 6 cups shredded cabbage and the bacon.

Bacon Jam

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Have you ever dipped your bacon into maple syrup during breakfast? I know I  have! The complex tastes of sweet and salty are not only delicious but can be very addicting! This recipe places on the crunch of bacon, sweet notes, and hints of onion. This makes a great gift or a breakfast spread option. Go ahead, try something new!