50 Kick-Butt Bacon Recipes

Bacon, bacon everywhere! Enjoy these 50 delicious* bacon recipes and add your own in the comments!

best bacon recipes

1. Whiskey, Caramel, Marshmallow and Bacon Bark {pictured}
2. Bacon-Stuffed Cherry Tomatoes {Check out my 50 Delicious Tomato Recipes}
3. Hot Bacon Dressing
4. Dulce de Leche, Coconut and Chocolate Chip Magic Bars
5. BLT Chicken Burgers {pictured}
6. Creamy Cabbage with Apples and Bacon
7. Sweet and Spicy Bacon
8. Roasted Celery Root, Celery, Onions, and Bacon
9. Maple Bacon Cookie Dough Truffles
10. Barbecued Bacon Shrimp {pictured}
11. BLT Ranch Salad Pizza
12. Bacon and Corn Griddle Pancakes {pictured}
13. Chicken Pizzettes Trio
14. Mushroom Bacon Burgers
15. Brussels Sprouts in a Sherry Bacon Cream Sauce
16. Ricotta Orzo
17. Candied Bacon
18. Creamy Spinach Casserole
19. Bacon Roll-Ups
20. Louisville Hot Brown
21. Bacon and Rice Casserole
22. Super BLT {with guacamole}
23. Tex Mex Black-Eyed Pea Casserole
24. Maple-Glazed Peanuts & Bacon
25. Bacon Muffins
26. Bacon and Cheddar Mashed Potatoes
27. Bacon, Tomato and Cheddar Breakfast Bake with Eggs
28. Bacon Wrapped Asparagus
29. Bacon-Wrapped Scallops With Spicy Cilantro Mayo {pictured}
30. Onion, Cheese, and Bacon Tart
31. Bacon Turtle Burgers {from Life With Levi}
32. Bacon Guacamole Grilled Cheese Sandwich
33. Turkey Bacon Avocado Sandwich
34. Bacon Wrapped Chicken Tenders
35. Grilled Cheddar, Tomato and Bacon Sandwiches
36. Bacon-Hazelnut Buttermilk Cupcakes
37. Bacon Ranch Guacamole {from Life With Levi}
38. Bacon Macaroni & Cheese {pictured}
39. Bacon Peanut Brittle {this is a must try!}
40. Bacon Ranch Chicken Skewers
41. Salmon, Bacon and Potato Hash
42. Jalapeรฑo Cheeseburgers with Bacon and Grilled Onions
43. Bacon Waffles
44. Bacon, Fennel and Apple Chutney
45. Chocolate Bacon Cupcakes with Maple Frosting
46. Bacon and Cheese Wrapped Tater Tots {pictured}
47. Crumpets with Bacon
48. Amazing Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Shrimp
49. Mini Chicken Pot Pies with Bacon and Marjoram
50. Grilled Glazed-Salmon Sandwiches with Bacon

*Being a vegetarian, bacon isn’t really appealing to me – but just by browsing Pinterest and other blogs, it’s easy to see that America has a slight obsession with the crispy strips of goodness, so I compiled a list of 50 Amazing Bacon Recipes and hope you enjoy them!


  1. Stephanie Nash says:

    OMG! I feel like I am starving now! I will be trying these out ASAP! We feed 10 people, so I will be letting you know! Thanks!!!

  2. Omgosh! I love bacon!!!!! I’m pinning this for sure!

  3. Kelly King says:

    I love bacon so all of these look so good!

  4. Mildred Floyd says:

    Oh so tempting!
    Bacon is one of my favorite foods but it is a taboo right now on my low sodium diet.

  5. Jenny Warren says:

    Thanks for all the fabulous recipes for using bacon! I love bacon and will definitely try some of the recipes you have here. I use Turkey Bacon and find it tastes very similar to pork bacon. This way we can eat more bacon! yum!

  6. Betsy Rubendall Barnes says:

    WOW, there are some great bacon recipes! I may have to try the Chicken BLT ๐Ÿ™‚

  7. Tiffany Kinney says:

    I love bacon!

  8. Ahhh I LOVE bacon! Thanks for this huge list!

  9. Nena Sinclair says:

    Ohhh…BACON!!! I love bacon!! I’ve gotta try some of these recipes! Some sound weird, some sound wonderful and others sound weird and wonderful!! ๐Ÿ™‚

  10. nikki robak says:

    It’s like bacon heaven can’t wait to try some of these recipes

  11. Marsella Romero says:

    Thanks for the recipes my husband loves bacon!!

  12. It’s true! Bacon really does make anything better.

  13. I LOVE bacon – thanks!

  14. Lucy Black says:

    I LOVE bacon! Iโ€™ll def try some of these recipes!

  15. Jen Rodrigues says:

    I love bacon and always looking for new recipes. Great post!

  16. Melanie Kabo says:

    These look delicious and I’m a vegetarian! Bacon is the hardest part for me being a vegetarian! When I ate it, it gave everything so much flavor!

  17. My husband and son would love these!

  18. Sherrie C. says:

    Yum! Bacon really is meat candy. My family and I cook with bacon a lot so I will have to give some of these recipes a try. Thanks for sharing ๐Ÿ™‚

  19. Ambrielle Bender says:

    You had me at bacon! I have never seen so many recipes dedicated in one place before! Lol!

  20. *sigh*…Bacon heaven! Thanks for sharing all the goodness!!

  21. Kristen Hernandez says:

    OMG – thank you for all the awesome bacon recipes!!!! I LOVE BACON ๐Ÿ™‚

  22. Cheryl Rahkonen says:

    I was feeling hungry and thinking about cooking me some bacon when I came across this post. It must be a sign from the bacon diety. lol I have been looking over the recipes and I think I must try the Bacon-Wrapped Chicken Tenders. Chicken and Bacon the two best foods in the whole world and I can put them together – this surely will be true happiness. It can’t get any better than that. Well, add a slice of watermelon for dessert and I would be floating on cloud 9.

  23. Jennifer Hedden says:

    I love bacon and would love to try these recipes. The one that I want to try the most is the candied bacon. Thank you for sharing!

  24. Jennifer Hedden says:

    As far as adding a bacon recipes my favorite is bacon wrapped jalapenos. You just take a jalapeno and cut it in half clean out the seeds and add cheddar cheese or cream cheese and then wrap it in bacon and grill it.

  25. Elise Hightower says:

    Ummm… There is no word yummier than bacon! I go through about a pound of it a day most of the time. This is the most awesome post ever! I just pinned it! Thank you so much!

  26. Patricia Mohl says:

    I also LOVE bacon. Will any of these work with Turkey bacon since it burns a little faster

  27. Amy Orvin says:

    I don’t much each much meat. Bacon isn’t very appealing, but the recipes look interesting. Thanks for sharing.

  28. Thomas Murphy says:

    I love bacon, thanks for the recipes.

  29. Sherry Compton says:

    I find it interesting what people will put bacon on. I love bacon as bacon. I eat it by itself. I can’t imagine it on a doughnut or in an ice cream sundae. I might really like it but can’t even fathom it. I know that doing this is really popular, and it was interesting to read through some of the recipes in the book.

  30. Suz Saves says:

    Wow! These recipes sound amazing! I especially like the Bacon-stuffed Cherry Tomatoes! Thanks for sharing!

  31. lets face it. EVERYTHING is better with bacon!!!!!!!!!

  32. Eliza-Ligia says:

    Whaaaat does this mean?! So much new stuff to try! Thanks!

  33. Carrie Conley says:

    Great recipes….can hardly wait to try a few…

  34. OMG I love BACON! Gonna try out these recipes soon!

  35. I love this! Bacon is so yummy ๐Ÿ™‚ I totally want to try the bacon sundae at BK. Talk about clogging your arteries! If I were more ambitious I’d try all of these.

  36. Mmm, bacon. Delicious! Thanks for the recipes!

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