International Bacon Day: Our Top 11 Recipes

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September 3 is International Bacon Day– a day where the whole world celebrates the greatness that is bacon.

This unofficial holiday (originally conceived by some amazingly brilliant people in Bedford, Massachusetts)  has been celebrated since 2009; and it always falls on the Saturday before Labor Day.

To celebrate International Bacon Day, the Eye Opener team thought we’d put together some of our favorite bacon-themed segments from over the years.  After all, it’s the only food that makes everything better!

You’re welcome.

Mac N’ Cheese Bacon Cupsbacon mac n cheese

Spicy Buffalo Chicken Bacon Bites

buffalo chicken bacon bites


Bacon Fat Fried Rice

bacon fried rice 2


Buttery Bacon Breakfast Biscuits



Extra Bacony Bacon Bloody Mary By Chef Uno

bacon bloody mary


Savory Bacon Lollipops

bacon lollipop



Bacon Wrapped Cheese Stuffed Jalapenos

bacon jalapenos


And here’s even MORE bacon recipes:

Bacon Blue Cheese Sliders

Bacon-Wrapped Green Beans With Whiskey Sauce

Behold! This Burger Combines Bacon & Bourbon

Marinated Beer Bacon Burger with Avocado and Beer Cheese