Brown Sugar Bacon with Cracked Black Pepper

It's like candy!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 16
Calories 131 kcal
Author The Foodie Eats


  • 1 lb. thick cut bacon
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar loosely packed
  • 1/4 tsp. course cracked black pepper about 20 turns of pepper mill


  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.

  2. Cover large rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil (for easier cleanup). Place rack on baking sheet and arrange bacon in single layer. Gently rub brown sugar evenly over bacon, then top with pepper.

  3. Bake for 20-25 minutes, until desired crispness is reached. Then cool for at least 5 minutes.

  4. Serve and enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
Brown Sugar Bacon with Cracked Black Pepper
Amount Per Serving
Calories 131 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11g 17%
Saturated Fat 3g 15%
Cholesterol 18mg 6%
Sodium 188mg 8%
Potassium 60mg 2%
Total Carbohydrates 3g 1%
Sugars 3g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 0.2%
Calcium 0.4%
Iron 0.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.