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The Ultimate Candied Bacon

The Ultimate Candied Bacon

Course Appetizer, Snack
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 8 pieces
Author laurel


  • 1/2 lb thick cut bacon
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/6 cup maple syrup


  1. Preheat oven to 425 degrees

  2. Into a small bowl, add syrup and brown sugar. Whisk until combined.

  3. To an aluminum foil lined baking sheet (Optional choice is to use baking rack if desired), add bacon strips. 

  4. Generously apply maple sugar mixture to the bacon. Place baking sheet in oven and cook for 7-9 minutes.

  5. Flip bacon & apply more of your maple sugar mixture to the newly exposed side of bacon. Place back in oven and bake for additional 8-10 minutes until cooked thoroughly. 

  6. Remove bacon from oven, allow to cool & harden. Serve & enjoy!