How to Eat Bacon for Dinner

May 17, 2016

Bacon and eggs go together like, well, bacon and eggs. It's a classic pairing for a reason: Bacon can ​elevate the humble egg into something special.

And if it has the power to transform your first meal of the day, surely it can do the same for the last one as well. Because sometimes we want to eat bacon at other times of the day, and not just in the "breakfast for dinner" sense, either.

Abby Krueger agrees: This week on the Hotline, she asked for your best bacon-based dishes, and you all came up with well over a dozen ways to enjoy bacon for dinner, including in pasta, sandwiches, salads and more.

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Here are a few of our favorite ways to take bacon beyond breakfast:

How do you eat bacon for dinner? Tell us in the comments below or join the conversation over on the Hotline.

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