Celebrate International Bacon Day with These 7 Bacon-Loaded Recipes
Halloween, Valentine's Day, Independence Day, and even Christmas pale in comparison to one delicious holiday: International Bacon Day, which unofficially takes place the Saturday before Labor Day. It's a day of literally bringing home the bacon—perhaps the most mouth-watering, drool-worthy, salty-savory ambrosial food ever.
How good is bacon? Bacon is so delicious that wrapping it around another food automatically makes the sum better. Truly! Bacon-wrapped anything is practically a mathematical equation that never fails: boring food + bacon = clean plates across the table.
To celebrate International Bacon Day, we found 7 incredible bacon wrapped appetizers that you're going to want to try immediately. And why not? Bacon Day is a day of extravagance. Gather your loved ones near and start frying.
Bacon Wrapped Grilled Peaches
Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog
Prosciutto Wrapped Asparagus
Bacon Wraped Apricots with Sage
This incredibly gorgeous appetizer, featuring summer stone fruit and a single leaf of sage, looks like you slaved in the kitchen for hours but in reality the whole recipe only takes 20 minutes to knock out. Fair warning: your guests will gobble them up in a much shorter amount of time. Get the recipe at Real Simple.
Sweet Chicken Bacon Bites
Oysters with Bacon Mignonette
Like something straight from Caligula's palace, these ridiculously indulgent apps are emperor-worthy. Fresh oysters are topped with a savory bacon mignonette to make an ambrosial bite. Get the recipe from Cooking Light.