27 Awesome Bacon Dessert Recipes

Bacon can be added to everything!! You’ll be surprised by some of these amazing combinations!

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1. Double Chocolate Bacon Cupcakes

How can you go wrong with chocolate and bacon on a cupcake! I am just a tad bit excited for today’s Cupcake Saturday Cupcake…..Double Chocolate Bacon Cupcake Recipe!

From: TammileeTips

2. Chocolate Bacon Twists

Chocolate Bacon Twists are a sweet and salty combination of Farmland Applewood Smoked Bacon, puff pastry, and hazelnut chocolate spread.

From: DailyAppetite

3. Sweet Cream Bacon Monkey Bread

Sweet Cream Bacon Monkey Bread – a classic pull apart breakfast or dessert favorite with the tastiest twist!  This monkey bread is packed full of bacon and has a sweet cream glaze, the perfect salty/sweet combination!

From: TheSaltyMarshmallow

4. Bourbon Bacon

I was in the mood for some classic chocolate chip cookies, and then I saw bacon. Truth be told, bacon isn’t my favorite thing in the whole world. I don’t dislike it, but I probably wouldn’t actively seek out bacon (with few exceptions). You can imagine my surprise when I felt the sudden urge to add BACON to my beloved cookies.

From: TheForkedSpoon

5. Maple Bacon Whisky Cupcakes

It all starts with a brown sugar and whisky cupcake, topped with a lusciously smooth salted maple swiss meringue buttercream and finished with a candied maple bacon shard. Salty sweet magical goodness! And yes I know that bacon on sweets has been done to death already, but there’s a reason for that, it’s really good. The salty sweet combo is genius, and really, who doesn’t love a bit of sweet ol’ bacon.

From: FoodEqualsHappyMe

6. Maple Bacon Cheesecake

Maple Bacon Cheesecake is by far the best combination of sweet and salty I’ve ever tasted. The richness of the cheesecake combined with the delicious bacon is a match made in dessert heaven!

From: FamilyFoodAndTravel

7. Bacon Bourbon Caramel Cheesecake

Bacon Bourbon Caramel Cheesecake is bourbon caramel flavored cheesecake, topped with crispy bacon & drizzled with chocolate-caramel. It’s an easy cheesecake recipe you don’t want to miss.

From: KleinworthCo

8. Bacon Caramel Brownies

These Bacon Caramel Brownies are swirled with caramel & sprinkled with brown sugar bacon! If you’ve never tried bacon in brownies, you need to try these!

From: Bakerita

9. Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

That’s right – bacon’s not just with eggs anymore! The beloved breakfast staple can do so much more. These two tasty recipes for Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies and a Perogie Casserole will reaffirm your love for bacon! Even my bacon-loving family was taken by surprise, especially with the Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies!

From: PoweredByMom

10. Caramel Bacon Sugar Cookies

Okay, you guys are going to have to trust me on this one. So good. I mean lets be honest, everybody loves bacon, homemade sugar cookies, and caramel. Am I wrong? So why not combine the three? No worries I did, and let me just say, heaven my mouth! It is the perfect combination of sweet and salty.


11. Bacon Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

When I told the family I was making a Bacon Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie they all had a perplexed look on their face. My daughter exclaimed “bacon cookies?”  So let’s just say everyone was just a tad bit skeptical.

From: ServedUpWithLove

12. Dark Chocolate Caramel Bacon Pecan Candy

We love the taste of salty and sweet together, so this dark chocolate caramel pecan bacon candy recipe is a must try. This is an insane chocolate dessert recipe that will knock your socks off!


13. Crispy Chocolate Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies

These chocolate peanut butter bacon cookies have the texture of Rice Krispie treats – achieved with Corn Flakes rather than Rice Krispies.  They have the no-fail taste of dark chocolate and peanut butter and the bonus of salty bacon.


14. Brown Sugar Bacon Chocolate Cake

Brown Sugar Bacon Chocolate Cake is a sweet and salty dessert that’s decadent, chocolate bliss! It’s the perfect cake to make for your loved ones!

From: BreadBoozeBacon

15. Brown Sugar Bacon Snickerdoodles

Adapted from the classic Betty Crocker snickerdoodle recipe, these Brown Sugar Bacon Snickerdoodles are coated with bacon, brown sugar & a hint of cayenne pepper. Absolutely delicious!

From: Kleinworth&Co

16. Bacon Toffee

This Bacon Toffee is easy, delicious, and super addictive! Bacon adds a smoky, salty twist to a classic holiday favorite. Only five ingredients!

From: Bakerita

17. Peanut Butter Maple Bacon Blonde Brownies

Peanut Butter Maple Bacon Blondies – A rich, and soft peanut butter blonde brownie that’s studded with bacon for a salty and sweet combination that is completely mouthwatering! These blondies are topped off with a decadent maple peanut butter glaze, and more crispy bacon.

From: TheSaltyMarshmallow

18. Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies

These Peanut Butter Bacon Cookies are beyond tender and rich in mellow, subtle flavor. These aren’t your average, everyday peanut butter cookies. Nope, these get a smokey undertone using bacon fat instead of butter. Yes I did.

From: KevinIsCooking

19. Maple Bacon Cupcakes

Deliciously moist maple bacon and butter cupcakes with a rich flavor.  These Maple Bacon Cupcakes are made with maple cream cheese buttercream frosting and pack plenty of real bacon for every bacon lover!

From: SwankyRecipes

20. Candied Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies

After making a huge batch of candied bacon, I started chopping it up and adding it to all sorts of dishes (starting with the waffle sliders). After adding pieces of bacon to several breakfast recipes, I began experimenting with desserts and sweets. That’s when these incredible cookies were born.

From: ThatOvenFeelin

21. Maple Bacon Crack

This easy Maple Bacon Crack is the perfect quick breakfast pastry. Made with crescent roll dough, real maple syrup, bacon, brown sugar, and pecans. You’ll love how simple this maple bacon breakfast recipe is.

From: SwankyRecipes

22. Bacon Brownies

Moist, dark fudge brownies with the smoky allure of crunchy bacon bits — what a tempting combination! Bacon, baked with brown sugar to “candy” it, is sprinkled atop the brownie batter just before baking. The result? Salt, sweet, and smoke in each delicious bite.


23. Bourbon Bacon Brittle

This bourbon bacon brittle is made with candied bacon, toasted pecans and bourbon. It’s the crunchiest, most delicious brittle you will ever have.


24. Bacon S’Mores

From: HormelFoods

25. Pumpkin Caramel Bars with Bacon

These Pumpkin Caramel Bars with Bacon are the salty-sweet dessert combination you have been craving. With bacon sprinkled on top and drippings in the pumpkin layer you are in for a treat.

From: NoblePig

26. Caramel Bacon Brownies

Imagine a fudge brownie base with a layer of sticky sweet caramel, bacon and pecan mixture and then another layer of brownies. It’s finished off with chocolate chips and chopped pecans. It’s a wee bit more effort than making a batch of boxed brownies, but it’s SO much better! My taste buds could almost not handle all this sweetness. Almost.

From: SimplyStacie

27. Salted Maple Bacon Truffles

We used our Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles as the base for this recipe and then went all wild and crazy and turned them into something ridiculously bacon-y.

From: JoAndSue

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