Forget the frying pan. The secret to perfect bacon is your oven. This easy recipe makes it deliciously crisp for the best bacon ever.

Gwaltney - How to Make Perfect Bacon

Gwaltney - How to Make Perfect BaconGwaltney - How to Make Perfect Bacon

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Serves: 6


  • 1 package Gwaltney Bacon


  1. Preheat oven to 375ºF.
  2. Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil or parchment paper, then place a metal cooling rack onto a baking sheet.
  3. Arrange bacon slices on cooling rack. Season lightly with ground pepper.
  4. Place the tray of bacon onto the center rack of the oven. Bake for 12 to 17 minutes until golden brown and crisp.