Sweet and Savory Heaven: Maple Bacon Cupcakes

Sweet and Savory Heaven: Maple Bacon Cupcakes

If you’re a fan of the delightful combination of sweet and savory, you’re in for a treat with these Maple Bacon Cupcakes. This unique recipe brings together the rich flavors of maple syrup and the crispy goodness of bacon into a single, heavenly dessert that will leave your taste buds craving for more.


  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup maple syrup
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup cooked bacon bits
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C) and line a muffin tin with cupcake liners.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the softened butter and granulated sugar. Beat until creamy.
  3. Add the eggs one at a time, mixing well after each addition.
  4. Stir in the maple syrup until well combined.
  5. In a separate bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt.
  6. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, mixing until a smooth batter forms.
  7. Gently fold in the cooked bacon bits.
  8. Spoon the batter into the cupcake liners, filling each about two-thirds full.
  9. Bake for 18-20 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the center of a cupcake comes out clean.
  10. Allow the cupcakes to cool in the pan for a few minutes, then transfer them to a wire rack to cool completely.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 12 cupcakes

These Maple Bacon Cupcakes are the perfect blend of sweet and savory. The rich maple flavor complements the salty crunch of bacon, creating a taste sensation like no other. They’re ideal for brunches, special occasions, or whenever you’re craving something unique and delicious.

Nutrition Information (per cupcake): Calories: 250, Fat: 12g, Carbohydrates: 32g, Protein: 4g

Indulge in these Maple Bacon Cupcakes and experience the ultimate combination of flavors. Whether you’re serving them at a gathering or simply satisfying your sweet and savory cravings, these cupcakes are sure to be a hit. Share this delightful recipe with your friends and family, and let them savor the deliciousness too!

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