Bacon Recipes

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Bacon Wrapped Barbeque Shrimp

Rating: 4.59 stars
245
These are spicy and wonderful! As close as I can get to a restaurant version that I am addicted to. Serves 2 as an entree and 4 as an appetizer.

Warm Blue Cheese Dip with Garlic and Bacon

Rating: 4.55 stars
227
Even people that don't like blue cheese love this wonderful hot dip. It can be served with vegetables, but I find that people like it best with French bread.

Bacon Chicken and Dumplings

Rating: 4.27 stars
365
This recipe is so easy, and very tasty as well!

Bacon Water Chestnut Rolls

Rating: 4.71 stars
299
Quick and easy! Bacon-chestnut rolls covered in a mayonnaise and hot pepper sauce.

Bacon Quiche Tarts

Rating: 4.59 stars
312
Light and flaky, these tarts are easy to make and easy to reheat. Just wrap loosely in foil and heat at 350 degrees F for 10 to 15 minutes, or until warm.

Pineapple Bacon Burgers

Rating: 4.17 stars
92
Seasoned hamburger and a slice of pineapple are slapped together, and wrapped in bacon. It's that easy, and adds a wonderful flavor to a regular burger! This recipe was one of my grandmother's favorites. We would make these special for her when she would come up to see us.

Pork Chops Stuffed with Smoked Gouda and Bacon

Rating: 4.63 stars
597
Easy and elegant enough for the in-laws. Be sure, when filling the chops, not to stuff it too full, or the meat will be done cooking before the cheese has had a chance to melt.

Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars
1068
This is a very flavorful pasta salad. The crisp cooked bacon really adds a nice flavor. I get requests for this pasta salad for every get together and cook out.

Bacon Jack Chicken Sandwich

Rating: 4.56 stars
162
These quick chicken sandwiches are great on the grill! Serve with your favorite toppings and condiments.

BBQ Bacon Ranch Dip

Rating: 4.55 stars
132
I got this recipe for a six layer dip from my Aunt, who always makes this for parties and movie nights. The flavors of BBQ Sauce and cool ranch and bacon blend together in this perfect dip!!

Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Rating: 4.68 stars
328
Better than the typical poppers.

Instant Pot® Bacon-Ranch Chicken Thighs

Rating: 4.75 stars
13
An easy one-pot keto dinner with chicken thighs and a creamy ranch cheese sauce with bacon and spinach. Serve over cauliflower rice or mash, topped with Cheddar cheese and additional bacon if desired.
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Inspiration and Ideas

Bacon In A Pan: The Best Smell On Earth?

Your love for bacon can't be wrong when it smells so right. And the truth is, bacon lover, you've got science on your side. Find out why.

Bean with Bacon Soup

"Outstanding recipe! I used the whole pound of bacon: half in the simmering soup, and half added as garnish when serving. My daughter said it was 'amazing!'" – jleewells

Spinach Salad with Warm Bacon-Mustard Dressing

Rating: 4.71 stars
237

A classic steakhouse-style spinach salad with the absolute best warm bacon-mustard dressing I've ever had! Looks and tastes like a lot of work, but can be prepared in no time! This salad can easily be converted to a main dish salad by adding strips of grilled chicken breast.