How do you make bacon better? In this video, Chef John shows you how, combining bacon with a quick brown-sugar and maple-syrup glaze to create candied bacon! Chef John also reveals the best type of bacon to use for this recipe. It’s super easy! Simply paint the glaze onto the bacon, periodically, as it bakes until you arrive at pure bacon nirvana. Candied bacon, amazing for breakfast, it also makes the best BLTs ever, and as an appetizer is a mad, mad hit at parties. Get the recipe for Chef John’s Candied Bacon.