French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 Review by Brian
French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

Now MamaB knows how to make cupcakes. I choose to post this cupcake (among many), because of the ‘deliciousness¬†factor’. Amazing photo.

VIA: http://mamabblog.com/2011/06/french-toast-and-bacon-cupakes.html

Ingredients

  • French Toast Cupcakes: ¬ĺ cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1¬Ĺ cups cake flour, sifted
  • 1¬Ĺ teaspoons baking powder
  • ¬ľ teaspoon salt
  • ¬Ĺ cup milk, at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon nutmeg
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 3 eggs
  • Maple Buttercream Frosting: 2 Sticks butter, softened
  • 2¬ĺ cups powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons heavy cream, at room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon maple extract

For additional photos and baking instructions, please visit:  http://mamabblog.com/2011/06/french-toast-and-bacon-cupakes.html

Beer & Bacon Pecan Bars

Thursday, April 11, 2013 Review by Brian
Beer & Bacon Pecan Bars

Beer & Bacon Pecan Bars

I love it when I run across website’s like Jackie’s. The infusion of beer and cooking – it just doesn’t get any better. This reminds me of a take of a pecan pie – but with BACON! You’ll have to check it out.

VIA: http://thebeeroness.com/2012/09/06/beer-bacon-pecan-bars/

Ingredients:

For The Crust:
  • 1 stick plus 2 tbs (10 tbs) unsalted butter
  • 2 cups of flour
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 tsp of salt
  • 2tbs of water
For the Filling:
  • 1 cup of stout
  • 1 stick of ¬†butter
  • 2 cups of chopped pecan
  • 2 cups of brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup of light corn syrup
  • 1/4 cup of heavy cream
  • 2 eggs
  • 5 strips of bacon, cooked and chopped

For additional photos and assembly instructions, please visit: http://thebeeroness.com/2012/09/06/beer-bacon-pecan-bars/

Bacon Jam and Avocado Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Thursday, April 4, 2013 Review by Brian
Bacon Jam and Avocado Grilled Cheese Sandwhich

Bacon Jam and Avocado Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Looks sloppy, but I’m sure this tastes amazing. Wasn’t sure how to¬†categorize¬†this, so I put this on into both breakfast and lunch. Boom! Enjoy!

VIA: http://www.closetcooking.com/2012/08/bacon-jam-and-avocado-grilled-cheese.html

Ingredients:
  • 1/2 teaspoon bacon grease or butter (optional)
  • 1 egg (optional)
  • 1 tablespoon butter, room temperature
  • 2 slices bread
  • 2 tablespoons¬†bacon jam
  • 1 cup cheddar, shredded, room temperature
  • 1/2 medium avocado, sliced, room temperature

For additional cooking and assembly instructions, please visit: http://www.closetcooking.com/2012/08/bacon-jam-and-avocado-grilled-cheese.html

MAN FOOD: Honey Tea Whiskey BLT

Thursday, March 28, 2013 Review by Brian
MAN FOOD: Honey Tea Whiskey BLT

MAN FOOD: Honey Tea Whiskey BLT

Now this is exactly what BaconScotch is about. Nothing more to say – ENJOY!

VIA: http://www.thatssomichelle.com/2012/08/man-food-honey-tea-whiskey-blt.html#&disp=174910

Ingredients:

6-10 slices of bacon 
White bread toasted 
Sliced fresh tomato
Lettuce
Mayonnaise
American cheese (optional)
1 cup Honey Tea Whiskey (we used Red Stag by Jim Beam)

1. Soak your bacon in a tupperware container with your sweet tea whiskey over night in the fridge.

2. Grill bacon on skewers, or bake in the oven until cooked through. (We like ours crispy on a BLT).

3. Layer your toasted white bread with mayo, cheese, lettuce, tomato and bacon. Serve and be loved.

For additional photos and assembly instructions, please visit: http://www.thatssomichelle.com/2012/08/man-food-honey-tea-whiskey-blt.html#&disp=174910

Bacon-wrapped Chicken with Spinach Cream Cheese

Thursday, March 21, 2013 Review by Brian
Bacon-wrapped Chicken with Spinach Cream Cheese

Bacon-wrapped Chicken with Spinach Cream Cheese

Similar to the Chicken Wellington, this is a fantastic bacon-wrapped version of it. Cream cheese, wrapped in chicken, wrapped in Bacon. I can’t wait to try this.

VIA: http://www.pepper.ph/what-would-popeye-do-to-cream-cheese-chicken-breast-and-bacon/

Ingredients:

3 pcs chicken breast, large
salt and pepper
2-3 tsp olive oil
3 strips bacon
1/2 cup cream cheese
1/4 cup blanched spinach, chopped
1/4-1/2 tsp salt

For additional cooking and assembly instructions, please visit: http://www.pepper.ph/what-would-popeye-do-to-cream-cheese-chicken-breast-and-bacon/