4 Bacon Recipes You Need in Your Life Right Now

Last Updated on January 23, 2024

We’re very passionate about bacon here at ButcherBox. We believe strongly that bacon belongs in meals at any time of day, in dishes savory and sweet, year round. In that spirit, we gathered four of our favorite bacon recipes that showcase just how versatile this meat can be. Try one, try a few, try them all—the important thing is that you enjoy bacon as much as we do.

1. Candied Bacon candy bacon recipe

With maple syrup, sriracha, brown sugar, and pepper, it’s an explosion of sweet-smoky-spicy flavors. One bite and you’ll see why this is one of our all-time favorite bacon recipes.

2. Bacon-Wrapped Filet bacon-recipe

If you’re looking for an impressive, indulgent meal, look no further. This Bacon-Wrapped Filet with Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes and Mushroom Red Wine Sauce is a winner.

3. The Ultimate Bacon Cheeseburger bacon-recipe

It’s a classic for a reason: Bacon, a juicy burger, cheese, burger sauce—it’s hard to imagine anything more satisfying than a bacon cheeseburger.


4. Bacon and Swiss Quiche bacon-recipe

The best way to cook breakfast in the morning is to prepare it the night before. Make this gluten-free quiche ahead and just warm it up while the coffee brews for the ultimate Sunday brunch.


Dennis Keohane is the Editorial Director for ButcherBox.