Million Dollar Bacon

Posted: September 10

Time: 50 minutes

Yield: 5 servings

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Gotta bring home the bacon? Then try this Million Dollar Bacon recipe! With fresh cracked black pepper, maple syrup, and brown sugar - you can have the best bacon without stepping outside the comfort of your home!


• 10 pieces thick-cut bacon • 1/4 cup brown sugar • 1/2 teaspoon fresh cracked black pepper • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper • 2 tablespoons maple syrup


Step 1

To begin, place the oven rack on the center rack. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.

Step 2

Combine the black pepper, brown sugar, and cayenne pepper in a bowl. Set aside.

Step 3

Place the foil onto a 13x9 inch baking sheet. Add the bacon in a single layer.

Step 4

Cover both sides of the bacon pieces with the brown sugar mixture.

Step 5

Bake for 20 minutes in the preheated oven, then flip the bacon and cook for an additional 15-20 minutes.

Step 6

Remove the bacon from the oven and let cool.

Step 7

Slather the bacon in maple syrup.