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Maple Candied Bacon Recipe

Maple Candied Bacon Recipe

Take your bacon up a delicious notch (as if it can get any better!) with this recipe for Maple Candied Bacon.

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“Pigs might make great pets, but they make better breakfast. I’ll take one big snuggle, with a side of scrambled eggs.”

-Jarod Kintz


2 tbsp pure maple syrup
¼ cup brown sugar
2 tsp Dijon mustard
½ tsp kosher salt

¾ pound slice good quality bacon


1) Preheat oven to 350ºF. Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil and top with a wire rack. Coat the rack with non-stick cooking spray.

2) 2) In a large bowl, combine syrup, brown sugar, Dijon and salt. Add bacon and toss gently, evenly coating all slices. Place bacon on prepared rack in a single layer. Bake for 25-30 minutes, until slightly dark and crispy. Let cool 5 minutes on rack and then transfer to dish.

Makes 10-12 slices

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