Bacon

bacon chocolate cupcakes

Bacon-Chocolate Mini Cupcakes

Bacon and chocolate? Yes please! Tender stout-chocolate cake, crispy bacon bits, and a no-waste chocolate frosting made with leftover bacon grease come together to create a salty-sweet chocolate bomb for dessert lovers of all ages.

hands grabbing three bacon cheeseburgers

Classic Bacon Cheeseburger

Make a classic bacon cheeseburger with this easy-to-follow recipe. The key to getting a perfect bacon cheeseburger is to cook the bacon in the oven beforehand and then reheat it on the grill (we use Tender Belly bacon for this recipe). Included is a quick-to-master recipe for our “secret” burger […]

oven cooked bacon on a slate counter

Perfect Bacon in the Oven

In our minds, ButcherBox bacon is the best. But it gets even better! Follow these six steps to achieve the perfect piece of bacon. Hint: Don’t skip step one.

bloody mary recipe with bacon

Spicy Bacon Bloody Mary Mix

If you say Bloody Mary three times, this drink appears in your hand. Not really, but making one is almost that easy. This delicious drink has a 5 minute prep time and features our favorite garnish, candied cajun bacon.

bacon pancake bread

Bacon Pancake Bread

Bacon pancake bread is a legendary addition to breakfast. Grab some ButcherBox bacon and whip it this up this weekend. Just make sure to invite some guests, or you might be tempted to eat the whole thing by yourself. This sweet bread is a perfect combo of fluffy pancake, savory […]

spicy candy bacon

Candied Cajun Bacon

Bacon is perfect on its own. But, we’ve found that a little dash of sugar can create a candied bacon treat that adds a bit of sweet to the savory flavor of bacon. This recipe kicks our candied bacon recipe up a notch with a hint of spice. Enjoy this […]

homemade candied bacon

Candied Bacon

We’re not sure there’s anything better than crispy, savory bacon. But these days, candied bacon makes a strong contender for the brunch, bar and Bloody-Mary-topping favorite. This simple recipe from Chef Yankel features ButcherBox bacon, maple syrup, sriracha, and brown sugar.

cooking bacon

The Different Ways to Cook Bacon

If you’ve only cooked bacon in pan on the stovetop, you’re missing out on some pretty amazing ways to both cook and, eventually to enjoy the great flavor of bacon. Believe it or not, you can cook bacon any numerous ways; two of the best ways to cook bacon to […]

Polenta Cake with Crispy Bacon

These warm polenta cakes bring a little extra comfort and flavor to any meal. The savory crunch of bacon paired with a hint of parmesan make these tasty cakes a perfect side for a soup, bread alternative or even a crouton in your favorite salad.