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Grilled pizza is a perfect fit for hosting summer barbecues

Top off your hawaiian pizza with fresh basil and allow a few minutes to cool down before cutting.

Cody Powell-McClintock

May 29, 2013

With summer approaching fast, get ready to fire up the barbecue and cook up a special take on a classic pizza favorite. Summer and barbecuing go hand in hand. The hot days coupled with the cool nights seem to beckon for the need to grill meats and vegetables alike. In addition, barbecuing opens the floo...

Sing and eat bacon pancakes

To create the basic pancake batter, combine all of the dry ingredients into a large bowl.

Camille Anglo

March 2, 2013

Bacon pancakes, a hodgepodge of two great things in one, is a delicious breakfast influenced by the show “Adventure Time with Finn and Jake.” I’m not going to lie, but I’m a huge “Adventure Time with Finn and Jake” fan. The children’s show, created by Pendleton Ward, began in 2010 and has...

Surprise friends with chocolate covered bacon

After you have dipped the bacon in chocolate - and have added sprinkles - place the strips on a baking sheet covered in wax paper and refrigerate them for 15 minutes or until the chocolate has hardened.

Miguel Lopez and Miguel Razo

October 10, 2012

The only thing better than enjoying a favorite food is combining it with another favorite food. Ice cream and cake, cheeseburgers and fries, and chocolate and bacon are all tasty treats that are better when eaten together. Yes, you read that right: chocolate and bacon. While people may consider the fusio...

French toast has never tasted so good

Adding French toast to a BLT gives the classic sandwich a moist, salty crunch that compliments the crispy bacon slices.

Camille Anglo and Alex Mecredy

October 10, 2012

An offshoot of the Croque Monsieur (ham, cheese and toasted bread smothered in Swiss cheese), the French toast BLT is a twist on both the sandwich and classic breakfast favorite. To most people, the idea of bacon between two pieces of French toast seems appalling, but this version is not the typical s...

Sweet and salty maple bacon doughnuts

If you want to veganize this sinful treat, replace the milk with soy, rice or coconut milk, replace the eggs with Energ egg replacer and replace the bacon with MorningStar Farms Veggie Bacon Strips.

Brittany Lambert

October 10, 2012

Let’s not deny the fact that bacon makes everything better, especially doughnuts. Bacon has become a big trend this year with it being added to all kinds of food from ice cream to martini drinks.The maple bacon doughnut, which is also known as the “The Elvis,” is a delicious fried treat dipped in ...