There are a few things in this world that are constant: death, taxes, and the fact the bacon will always be delicious, no matter how or when it's consumed. And if you think these crispy, salty, strips of pork are good fried up on their own, then these bacon dessert recipes are about to blow. your. mind. It's almost as if sweet was made to go with salty. Who wants a chocolate chip cookie when you could have a bacon chocolate chip cookie? Why settle for a basic fluffer nutter sandwich when you could have the most glorious fluffer nutter of all time?
My point is, bacon is the one thing in this world that consistently makes everything better. Don't believe me? Allow these ridiculous recipes to change your mind.
Bacon Fluffer Nutter
Sometimes, you just have to trust your crazy ideas… like smushing bacon, peanut butter, and marshmallow fluff between two pieces of bread a la How Sweet It Is, and seeing what happens. The result is positively genius.
Bacon and donuts are both crucial to having a balanced, everyday breakfast (right?), so you might as well combine the two into one ridiculously perfect crispy ball of bacon-topped dough. Thanks, Baked by Rachel!
There are, in fact, a surprising number of ways to make a bacon parfait. Layer pudding with peanut butter, chocolate, or caramel for an unforgettable treat.
Peanut Butter Dark Chocolate Bacon Cookies
You know when it’s snack time and you can’t choose between eating a heaping mound of chocolate chip cookies or a heaping mound of bacon? (C’mon guys, that can’t be just me.) This recipe hybrid by Joy the Baker just solved all your problems.
Not only does How Sweet It Is tuck bacon in between each fold of her gooey cinnamon rolls, she also swaps out butter in this recipe for bacon grease. Basically, this is a bacon lover’s dream come true.
Classic chocolate chip cookies are fine on their own, but who wants to settle for “just being fine”? I Am A Food Blog knows that the best way to turn up a recipe is by adding bacon, and that’s exactly what’s happening here with this winning flavor combo.