25 Most Surprising Ways To Use Bacon That You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Do you love bacon? If you read the title of this article, and you clicked the link, we can only assume that you are a devoted bacon lover. What is more, you want to enhance your inner bacon! (Or, you just want a few simple recipes that involve bacon. Either way is cool with us.)

Bacon is the cornerstone of many breakfasts and lunches – from the popular pancakes and bacon to the famous BLT sandwiches. Did you know, though, that bacon can actually help your health? Or that you can make a candle that smells just like bacon?

If you are curious about some interesting things you can do with this wonder food, keep reading. You’ll discover the 25 Most Surprising Ways To Use Bacon.

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Bacon Salt


You can use bacon salt on your eggs, salad, or to put a little zing in your mashed potatoes.

The process is rather simple. Just fry up some bacon and mash it into bite-size pieces. You then mix it with coarse salt, put it into a salt grinder, and presto: bacon salt!


Bacon Beer Cheese Dip


If you’re looking to impress the people at your next SuperBowl party, here’s the dish for you.

It’s got all the right ingredients; cheese, bacon, chips, and beer. Come on! You can’t go wrong.


Chocolate Pound Cake with Bacon Bourbon Frosting


One may not think of bacon as a dessert, but no one is judging here.

The saltiness of the bacon compliments the sweetness of this dessert quite decadently.


Candied Jalapeño Bacon Grilled Cheese


(Warning! This ain’t your mama’s grilled cheese.)

The spiciness of the Jalapeño, the gooey cheese, and the bacon are sure to make your tastebuds go into crazy overload.


Bacon Pecan Brittle


You will only need about eight ingredients for this sweet and salty dessert.

Bacon Pecan Brittle is crunchy, sweet, sometimes a bit chewy (depending on how you like your bacon) … and absolutely delicious.

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