Bacon Recipe Roundup

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Bacon is the main ingredient in any breakfast of champions, however, it really suits any meal and even works in baking. Here are some of our favourite recipes using that all-important ingredient…

EGG, BACON AND CHEESE BREAKFAST MUFFINS

These cheesy bacon muffins have a whole egg baked into the centre and are the perfect breakfast or snack for people on the go.

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HANGOVER WAFFLE & BACON SARMIES WITH SRIRACHA HONEY SAUCE

Bacon and waffles are a match made in heaven. This hangover cure is a savoury and spicy flavour bomb!

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BACON, CHEESE AND CHIVE CORNBREAD

This bacon cornbread will be a hit at your next braai or Sunday lunch. Utterly delicious and utterly moist.

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CHEAT’S CROISSANTS WITH BACON, CHEESE AND CARAMELISED ONION

An easy croissant recipe with a deliciously warm bacon stuffing.

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HONEY AND CHILLI ROASTED CARROTS WITH BACON AND CASHEWS

These honey and chilli carrots are roasted to perfection, the addition of cripsy bacon really adds a whole other textural profile you didn’t know this dish needed.

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WARM PAN-FRIED BRUSSELS SPROUTS, CLEMENGOLD AND BLACK RICE SALAD WITH CRISPY BACON & ALMONDS

This warm salad is full of healthy vegetables and is an ideal dinner when you want something utterly flavoursome and easy to whip up. The addition of the bacon really brings this salad together.

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Bacon & Beer Jam

Spread this one-of-a-kind jam over anything and everything. It has a smokey sweet flavour and is great with a variety of dishes.
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Schweinshaxe with Bacon & Apple Sauerkraut

This recipe for German Pork knuckle is roasted over a low slow heat. It produces fall-apart, juicy meat and is best served with traditional Sauerkraut with an added helping of bacon for extra flavour.
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Sweet & Salty Bacon Canapés

Pineapple, mango and dates wrapped in bacon and then roasted make for a great impromptu snack. Promise you won’t be able to eat just one.
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Sweet Potato Wedges Wrapped In Bacon

You don’t need to offer these to us twice. Dunk them in a creamy homemade mayo or try with a smokey paprika sour cream.
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Baked Potatoes with Creamy Mushrooms, Black Garlic & Crispy Bacon

Who could resist a baked potato, especially one topped with creamy mushrooms and crispy bacon?
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Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Spears with Horseradish

Serve as is, or add a soft egg to dunk the asparagus.
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Pork Chops Wrapped In Bacon With Apple & Cranberry Slaw

The freshness of the slaw cuts perfectly through the richness of this double pork whammy.
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Braaied Bacon Wrapped Pork Fillet

Wrapping the pork fillet in bacon retains all the moisture and adds a delicious smokey flavour.
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Bacon & Potato Tart

A beautiful combination of nutty Parmesan, salty bacon and creamy potato.
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Bacon & Brie Onion Marmalade Quiche

This quiche has all the makings of a great brunch. Serve with a glass of vino and enjoy with friends.
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Apple & Bacon Tarte Tatin with Thyme Crème Fraîche

A traditional Tart Tatin gets a modern makeover with bacon and thyme.
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Chicken Bacon & Broccoli Pie

A dish full of heart and flavour. Perfect for an autumn eve.
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Balsamic Tomato & Maple Glazed Bacon

Is it a salad? Is it breakfast? Is it lunch? One thing we know for sure, it’s delicious
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Pea & Bacon Risotto

Never be intimidated by risotto making ever again. All it needs is a little TLC and bacon…
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Broccoli & Bacon Orecchiette

Orecchiette is a great pasta to scoop up all the creamy sauce and bits of bacon in this dish.
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Moroccan Lamb Kebabs & Bacon Dates

Transport yourself to the middle east with this fragrant dish.
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Candied Bacon & Mac Cheese

Sweet crunchy bites of bacon and creamy, cheesy pasta – what’s not to love about that?
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Cauliflower Mac & Cheese

When you need the comfort of a good mac ‘n cheese, without the carb-heavy guilt, let this be your go-to recipe.
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Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers

Poppers are the ultimate party favours; have ice cold beers on standby.
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Bacon Poppers

These poppers only use three ingredients. For variety use different chillis.
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Herby Cheese & Bacon Straws

Serve these hot straight out the oven – they are killer tasty.
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Bacon & Corn Chowder

Cosy up to a creamy bowl of this chowder – it’s the ultimate comfort food.
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Pears Wrapped In Bacon

The balance of sweet and savoury flavours in this dish make it a win.
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Bacon Spinach and Gruyere Bread Pudding

Enjoy this savoury take on the classic bread pudding.
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