How To Make Chocolate Chip Bacon Cookies | Cooking With Kat

Bacon, bacon, bacon!  The country is crazy for bacon now-a-days.  Cali Lewis and I are no exception. In this, the first episode of our “Wild About Bacon” series.  Cali and I bake up a batch of Chocolate Chip Bacon Cookies that may sound odd, but are unbelievably good. And boy are they rich!

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Chocolate Chip Bacon Cookies by Kat Curlee and Cali LewisCookie Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup butter
  • 2/3 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon hazelnut extract or almond extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup white chocolate chips
  • 1 cup dark chocolate chips or semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 lbs bacon, cooked and crumbled (about 2 cups)
  • 1/2 lb bacon, cooked in whole strips

Maple Cinnamon Glaze Ingredients:

  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon maple extract
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon


  • In a Mixing bowl, mix butter, sugars, extracts and eggs. Mix till creamy.
  • Sift dry ingredients in a 2nd large bowl.
  • Add dry ingredients to butter mixture and mix.
  • Mix in chocolate chips and bacon pieces
  • Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour (30 mins in freezer works too)
  • Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees
  • Place dough balls (approx 1 – 1.5 inche) on un-greased cookie sheet approx 1.5 – 2 inches apart
  • Bake for 10 mins or until golden brown
  • Allow to cool before serving

Glaze Directions:

  • Mix together powdered sugar, 1 tablespoon maple extract, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract and ½ teaspoon cinnamon with enough water to make a thick glaze, (approx 3 tablespoons).
  • Mix all ingredients together till creamy. A whisk will help.
  • Spread glaze on cookie and place a little piece of the cooked bacon.
  • Take a taste
  • Notice that it’s good
  • Come to the realization that this cookie, while rich, is so freaking good that you want to make it for all your friends
  • Become popular chiefly due to your cool bacon cookie recipe
  • Tell everyone you know to watch Cooking With Kat.
  • Become even more popluar

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