Five-Spice and Sesame Candied Bacon
Appears in Cook's Country February/March 2019
The goal: equal parts sweet, savory, salty, smoky, and satisfying.
WHY THIS RECIPE WORKS
For our candied bacon recipe, we wanted fully rendered, crispy strips of sweet-savory bacon. To get there, we tested our way through a slog of fatty, soggy, and syrupy bacon that sagged under the weight of its coating. After all that testin...