BLT with Candied Bacon and Sriracha Mayo
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A great update to a classic BLT
Recipe type: Sandwich
Cuisine: American
Serves: 4 sandwiches
  • 1 pound thick sliced bacon
  • 1 Cup Brown sugar
  • ¼ Cup Cajun Spice
  • ¼ Cup chopped pecans
  • 2 large vine-ripened tomatoes
  • 2 ounces spring mix lettuce (mesculin)
  • 8 ounces cream cheese, softened
  • 2 TBSP Sriracha
  • 1 TBSP fresh lemon juice
  • ¼ C finely chopped pecans
  • I Sour Dough Boule
  1. In a bowl, mix brown sugar and cajun spice.
  2. Coat each bacon slice with mixture pressing to coat bacon thoroughly.
  3. Place bacon on a cookie cooling rack and sprinkle with chopped pecans.
  4. Bake in 375 degree oven for 15-20 minutes until bacon is desired doneness.
  5. To assemble the Sriracha spread:
  6. Mix softened cream cheese with Sriracha sauce, lemon juice and finely chopped pecans until well combined.
  7. To assemble sandwich.
  8. Slice bread ½ thick and place on grill or toast
  9. Spread a generous portion of Sriracha spread on bread. Add 4 slices of bacon and top with Spring mix and sliced tomatoes.
  10. Be careful to have one for your company or else they will want to take yours.
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