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DALLAS (KDAF) — Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and for most Americans, a certain protein is usually in the mix.

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Bacon for breakfast is not an original idea so change it up and make it candy bacon!

Our friend’s over at Craftway Kitchen shows us how to spice up (literally) a breakfast staple, and here’s the catch – it’s super easy!

Look below for the full recipe:

  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup ancho paste
  • 1 tbs red pepper flakes

Cook bacon 1/2 way (approximately seven minutes at 450 degrees) brush with mixture and bake another seven minutes until crispy.