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5 Must-Try Bacon Dishes

Did you know that today is International Bacon Day? In honor of the holiday we’re rounding up some of our favorite recipes with… you guessed it: BACON!

Here are five quick and simple recipes worth trying out this weekend. Oh, and happy bacon day!

1 – Rachael Ray’s Tex-Mex Bacon Cheeseburgers with Chipotle Ketchup(above)
Looking for an awesome burger recipe this Labor Day weekend? This is a must-try!

2 – Bacon Burger Mac ‘n Cheese

This creation marries two of our favorite things. Bet you’ve never had mustard, relish and pickles in your mac and cheese before.

3 – Dark Chocolate Chip Bacon Pancakes

Surprise your family this weekend with this unexpected chocolate and bacon combo.

4 – The BLT and Cheddar

This delicious grilled cheese is filled with bacon and tomato jam and stacked with bacon, tomatoes, chives and cheese.

5 – Balsamic Soaked Bacon-Wrapped Scallops

This is a great appetizer because it’s decadent, delicious and super simple to prepare.

Are you cooking up some bacon this weekend? Tell us all about what you’ve got planned in the comments.

Images by Lisbeth Axell

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