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Crack Bacon



1lb   Thick Cut Smoked Bacon

3T    deb's Hot Pepper Jelly


​This is basically a two-bake process.  Bake till almost done, brush with jelly and finish to desired crispness careful not to over-caramelize the jelly.  The recipe is called Crack Bacon for a reason!

  1. Pre-heat your oven to 325 degrees.

  2. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.

  3. Arrange as many pieces of bacon as you desire.

  4. Bake for 20 minutes and remove from oven.

  5. Flip bacon and drain off as much oil as possible.

  6. Microwave deb's Hot Pepper Jelly till just soft (20 seconds)

  7. Spoon or brush the jelly on the bacon.

  8. Back in the oven for 5-10 more minutes.  Be sure not to over-caramelize the sugars in the jelly.

  9. Enjoy on a salad, as an appetizer or as a savory addition to ice cream.

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