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Spiced Bacon Twists

 Spiced Bacon Twists
A sweet and savory rub makes these tasty twists of bacon deliciously different and worth the extra step to prepare. Cook a bit longer if you want them crispy. Glenda Evans Wittner - Joplin, MO
5 ServingsPrep: 10 min. Bake: 25 min.


  • 1/4 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • Dash cayenne pepper
  • 10 center-cut bacon strips


  • Preheat oven to 350°. Combine first five ingredients; rub over
  • bacon on both sides. Twist bacon; place on a rack in a 15x10x1-in.
  • baking pan.
  • Bake 25-30 minutes or until firm; bake longer if desired. Yield: 5
  • servings.
Nutritional Facts: 2 bacon twists equals 75 calories, 4 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 15 mg cholesterol, 212 mg sodium, 6 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 5 g protein.