You don't need a bacon-scented mustache to love the smell of bacon frying in the pan.
Your love can't be wrong, bacon lover, when it smells so right. And the truth is, you've got science on your side.
Yes, the smart eggs at Compound Interest were good enough to explain why our nostrils just can't turn away. It's all about how the, uh, -- well, let's let them explain.
Why Does Bacon Smell So Good?
How to Make Homemade Bacon
I understand, after a science lesson, you need bacon. Are you a DIYer? This could be for you.
Or maybe you're the enemy of subtlety. Boom.
Dark chocolate Bacon Cupcakes
Possibly you would prefer your bacon for dessert.
Bacon All Day
Just a few of our favorite bacon recipes, for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert.
Bacon and Date Appetizer
Bacon and Egg Breakfast Tarts
Bacon Ranch Chicken Skewers
Chef John's Bacon Jam
Bacon Wrapped Smokies
Grilled Bacon Jalapeno Wraps
Bacon Cheese Puffs
French Egg and Bacon Sandwich
Bacon Pancakes with Maple-Peanut Butter Sauce
Herb, Garlic, and Bacon Pork Loin
Barbeque Bacon Chicken Bake
Bacon and Potato Soup
Jalapeno Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs
Chocolate-Covered Bacon Strips
Even More Bacon!