Friday, December 8, 2017

Maple, Bacon and Pecan Shortbread Bars... and elevating your holiday baking

Louisa @Living_Lou

The idea came from a maple, walnut cookie recipe that I’ve been making for years; this combination is so delicious and I knew that adding bacon would only elevate it even more. 


Friday, December 16, 2016

Bacon chocolate chip cookie truffles... and a holiday baking extravaganza

The Brunette Baker

Chocolate chip cookies are undeniably one of my favourite eats, so why not up the ante and add some crispy bacon to the dough? Better yet, crumble the cookies, dredge the lot in chocolate and top with even more bacon.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Bacon bourbon pecan pie... and embarrassing inspiration

The Brunette Baker

Inspiration can come from everywhere. Even from the most embarrassing situations. As the almond aroma lingered in my nasal cavity, I was suddenly craving a slice of that pie with a side of bacon.


Friday, June 17, 2016

Bacon brownies... and the love of couponing

The Brunette Baker

When I was a child, much of my summer holidays from the time I was six years old were spent at my grandma’s three-bedroom, one-bathroom trailer along with my four cousins and two siblings. Yes, friends, three bedrooms and one bathroom. You do the math.

Friday, June 3, 2016

Green eggs and ham… and cupcakes!

The Brunette Baker

My anxieties towards breakfast started with this wildly popular Dr. Seuss book. When I was quite young, I refused to eat any proteins associated with the word. This included the holy grail of all breakfast meats: Bacon.

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