Bacon. Just a thin strip can really elevate your mealtime with its savory flavor and rich texture. Not only does bacon work well on its own, it is also an ideal ingredient to level up different dishes, whether it’s for your main course, snack time, or even dessert!
And if you’re a fan of these bacon-infused delights, this is a list for you. We’ve rounded up some of these dishes in the metro that are available for dine-in or delivery, so you can indulge yourself the next time you eat out, or you can just bring home the bacon!
Defined as a breakfast-inspired burger, Buns & Bros’ Eager Beaver (P295) is a bulky sandwich with Angus beef patty, fried egg, maple aioli, and of course, bacon, sandwiched between their soft, homemade brioche bun!
Go to their website to order, or visit their physical stores at the second floor of Ayala North Exchange in Makati or at 713 Jose Abad Santos Place, Wilson Street, Little Baguio, San Juan City.
The Italian resto that grew from Baguio to different parts of the country offers a spicy bacon-topped pasta you’ll fancy! Their Al Arrabiata (P350) is slathered with a rich, spicy tomato sauce and topped with garlic, parsley, paprika, parmigiano reggiano, and a crown of bacon. They also serve carbonara and pizzas with bacon on top.
If you’re seeking to sink your teeth into something sweet, with bits and pieces of bacon, go grab a bite of The Sweetest Cinn’s Maple Bacon Cinnamon Rolls (P600/ Box of 4; P900/ Box of 6). It is made with their special blend of maple bacon, cinnamon sugar, and real Canadian maple syrup.
Now what if a bacon-topped pasta is turned into a pizza? At PizzaExpress, you can give it a bite through their Carbonara Pizza (P545), which is topped with premium bacon strips, bechamel, and a sunny side up egg smacked in the middle of the pie.
Pink’s Burgers & Hotdogs also offers delicious bacon-infused treats you’d want to try. Their East LA Street Dog (P250) for example, is a hotdog sandwich with a bacon-wrapped hotdog, topped with ketchup, mustard, mayo, pico de gallo, and grilled onions and peppers.
Here’s another snackable dish you do not want to miss out on if you’re a bacon lover! The Bacon N’ Cheese Fries (P189) from Buffalo’s Wings N’ Things offers savory bacon bits over their fries slathered with eye-popping cheese.
A hot bowl of ramen with bacon bits is yet another dish worth dipping your palate into. Fortunately it is a staple in Ramen Nagi! The ramen restaurant’s the Green King (P900/ Good for 2) is a tempting tonkotsu ramen with green oil, pork chashu, kikurage, parmesan, cheese powder, and bacon bits.
So, are you ready to munch on the bacon? Order these delicious dishes today!