Servings: just a couplePrep Time: 5 min Cook Time: 15-20 min
1/4 cup light brown sugar
1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper
1/2 teaspoon cayenne (optional)
1/2 pound thick-cut bacon, 8 slices
Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Mix brown sugar, cayenne, and black pepper together in a medium bowl. Add bacon and toss. Line a baking sheet with a wire rack and lay bacon on the rack. Pat any remaining spice mixture on the bacon. Put the baking sheet on the top rack of the oven and bake until crisp, about 15 minutes. Remove from the oven to a serving dish and let cool slightly before serving.
If using thick-cut peppered bacon, omit the pepper in this recipe.
Categories: Appetizers & Snacks, Entertaining, Special Occasions
Submitted by: marymac on August 26, 2010
Oh, eGADS! This sounds so utterly disgusting that I must try it immediately. Or as soon as it cools enough to use the oven.
On August 26, 2010 at 2:09 pm