The explosion in bacon’s popularity in recent years just proves how many of us have a deep love for this fatty, salty, delicious strip of goodness! With our bacon obsession comes bacon experimentation, which has led to quite an array of dessert recipes laced with this savory treat!
The following 15 desserts with bacon are truly decadent and are sure to please any bacon lover, and maybe even those of us who think we don’t like bacon all that much. How can you not love mini ricotta cheesecakes with fig and bourbon jam and candied bacon? Or bacon caramel apples? Or peanut butter bacon Nutella cookies? Or…well, just click through! These recipes are to die for!
1. Apple Pie With Bacon Lattice
This recipe proves that apple pie and bacon were made for each other the bacon infuses the pie with flavor while the steam from the apples keeps the bacon from shrinking. Plus, it looks cool!
2. Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies
Chocolate chip cookies are the quintessential dessert recipe of course we have to try it with bacon!
3. Chunky Elvis Ice Cream
This ice cream is filled with all kinds of chunky goodness including bacon, of course!
4. Bacon Caramel Apples
Who wouldn’t want to bite into the crispy, salty-sweet goodness of a bacon caramel apple?
5. Mini Ricotta Cheesecakes With Fig And Bourbon Jam And Candied Bacon
In Sabrina’s own words, this dessert is RIDICULOUS.
6. Cinnamon Sugar Bacon Twists
This bacon treat is super simple and super delish.
7. Chocolate Bacon Bomb Pie
This pie is a bomb of deliciousness!
8. Dude Food Magic Bars
These bars may be filled with dude food but they aren’t just for dudes!
9. Brown Sugar Bacon Waffles
This breakfast recipe (pictured above) isn’t any harder to make than waffles and bacon, but combining them makes for a special treat.
10. Peanut Butter Bacon Nutella Cookies With Sea Salt
These little chocolatey cookies have bacon and Nutella, a double-whammy of trendy, delicious ingredients!
11. Ultimate Bacon Chocolate Cupcakes
These cupcakes are super chocolatey and a great balance of savory and sweet.
12. Bacon Shortbread
I think the only way to make shortbread even richer is by adding bacon. These cookies are sure to melt in your mouth!
13. Browned Butter Bacon Congo Bars
These bars feature the delicious combination of bacon and chocolate in a really great way.
14. Maple Bacon Caramel Corn
Adding maple syrup and chunks of bacon to caramel corn is sure to make this classic treat ultra addictive.
15. Pumpkin Caramel Bars With Bacon
I think this might be my favorite combo of flavors from the whole lot pumpkin, caramel and bacon. Yum!