Caramel and bacon flavors are very popular right now. Last year I made a couple of coffee instructables and a comment was made about bacon coffee. The thought was not very appealing to me but I thought if I had an opportunity I might try to make some and share here. I decided to try and pull off a bacon flavored coffee. I made several different versions and my husband was the taster and I might add a good sport! He is not an gourmet coffee fan and I don't drink coffee so it was a challenge. The salty bacon flavor was exceptionable to me but the slight film on the top was not appealing. I finally gave up on the whole idea and decided to make a Bacon flavored maple candy instead! It was not only delicious but it gave me an idea to make some Bacon flavored caramel syrup which might work in the coffee I originally wanted to make.

In my search on-line I discovered stores are selling bacon flavored everything. I was wondering how do they make bacon flavored food without the fat film.  I noticed a link about Jack In The Box selling bacon flavored milk shakes that caught my attention! I discovered that the shakes are not made with real bacon. I was a little disappointed but was very confident my recipe would work out just fine, and it did! My husband loved the flavor and requested more! That is a good sign yes? Follow through and I will show you how to make your own and you can be the judge! 
sunshiine (author)  BR AFTERSHOCK1 year ago
Thanks for commenting and do have a great weekend!
mclare502 years ago
Holy cow, this is just everything I love combined!!!!!!!!!!! How delightful, great job!
sunshiine (author)  mclare502 years ago
Thank you Miss mclare50! They were scrumptious! Keep on smiling!
bajablue2 years ago
Yummy... I'm suddenly craving french toast and it's all your fault!!!! ;-P~
sunshiine (author)  bajablue2 years ago
You are sooooo funny! Hop a plane, I have extra! We can play in the kitchen together! LOL!
M.C. Langer2 years ago
Good one! Thanks for sharing! But I'm still with this cultural question! It's interesting how you mix fried pork with sweet! :-)
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
I made pancakes today, you should see the picture I added! They were very tasty!

Sunshiine's Pancakes... it sounds absolutely and heavenly delicious!!!
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
they were!
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
I hope you have tried it! Hope your having fun!
I tried the chocolate covered bacon. Eeeeeh... first and last time. :-)

But I love this country!!
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
LOL! Have you ever tried fried turkey? I am not kidding it is amazing! Thanks for loving our country and have a great day!
I ate a big turkey leg (medieval style) in Santa Cruz. Delicious, but very stringy :-)
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
Hmmm interesting, it must have just been an old bird. I will have to see what medieval foods are all about! When I first heard of fried turkey I almost gagged, but when I visited my daughter in Georgia her husband wanted me to make fried turkey for thanksgiving and he bought all the equipment and stuff. It was so amazing! We cooked 3 whole turkeys in one day using that one turkey fryer, in just a few hours!
I want!!!! :-)
sunshiine (author)  M.C. Langer2 years ago
This is not fried but it was really good! Enjoy!
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this sounds sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo gooooood
i will make this for some sort of meat flavored ice cream
Thanks for stopping by and commenting! Have a splendorous day!
Nice! I love caramel and bacon, sounds like they would be tasty together :)
sunshiine (author)  Penolopy Bulnick2 years ago
Thanks Penolopy! Have a beautiful day!