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Candied Bacon Recipe

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½ C light brown sugar, lightly packed
½ C Katy’s Kitchen pecans
¼ tsp Katy’s Kitchen ground cayenne pepper
2 tbsp Katy’s Kitchen maple syrup
½ 1b. Prairie Creek Distinctions bacon


1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a jelly roll pan with foil and place a baking rack on top. Set aside.
2. Add brown sugar and pecans to the bowl of a food processor. Pulse until pecans are finely chopped. Add cayenne pepper and pulse again.
3. Cut bacon in half cross-wise and place on top of rack. Be certain that the slices do not touch each other. Bake for 5 minutes and remove from oven.
4. Use a spoon to sprinkle the pecan-brown sugar mixture among the slices of bacon.
5. Drizzle the top with maple syrup.
6. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until tops are browned but not burned. Remove from oven and place on paper towel lined plate.
7. Serve at room temperature.

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