23 Amazing Bacon Recipes

Find new reasons to love the salty-smoky-sweet taste of bacon in our collection of irresistible recipes.

BLT Chicken Burgers
BLT Chicken Burgers
Jazz up a basic chicken burger with sharp cheddar, parmesan, and garlic--then top with crisp bacon, juicy tomatoes, and lettuce.
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Barbecued Bacon and Shrimp
Barbecued Bacon and Shrimp
Wrap fresh peeled shrimp in a crisp bacon jacket, finish on the grill, and serve with our delicious dipping sauce.
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Coffee Brown Sugar Bacon
Coffee Brown Sugar Bacon
Everyone loves waking up to the smell of coffee and the smell of bacon, and the flavors are pretty awesome together too. Add some molasses-y brown sugar, and you'll reach bacon nirvana.
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Cobb Salad
Cobb Salad
Apple wood-smoked bacon adds especially rich flavor to this salad. Use leftover cooked chicken or buy roast chicken from a deli. Choose a pungent blue cheese such as Oregon blue, Roquefort, or gorgonzola.
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Chicken, Bacon, and Blue-cheese Sandwiches
Chicken, Bacon, and Blue-cheese Sandwiches
Blue cheese and crispy bacon are a match made in heaven in this satisfying sandwich.
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Dates with Bacon
Dates with Bacon
This classic recipe is the perfect marriage of salty and sweet.
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Endive Salad with Bacon, Gorgonzola, and Avocado
Endive Salad with Bacon, Gorgonzola, and Avocado
Chock-full of favorite Western ingredients, this salad is simple to prepare and a real crowd-pleaser.
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Smoky Beef-and-Bacon Chili
Smoky Beef-and-Bacon Chili
Bacon, fire-roasted tomatoes, and spicy smoked paprika give this easy-to-make chili a deep, complex flavor.
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Shrimp with Bacon-Cheese Polenta
Shrimp with Bacon-Cheese Polenta
Our version of shrimp and grits comes with bacon, adding a smoky meatiness to the entire dish.
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Bart's Ultimate BLT
Bart's Ultimate BLT
Take a bite of this BLT made with basil mayonnaise and mozzarella cheese, and you'll never go back to the standard.
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Spaghetti Carbonara
Spaghetti Carbonara
Smoky, salty bacon is a signature flavor of this classic dish. We particularly like this cream-free version (you won't even notice it's missing, we swear).
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Classic Western Burgers
Classic Western Burgers
Out here, a burger almost feels naked without some nice, crispy bacon along with the other classic accoutrements and our special slaw.
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