Turkey Bacon Recipes That'll Almost Make You Forget About The Real Thing

If you think you hate turkey bacon, we're about to change your mind.

Most self-respecting bacon lovers wouldn't dare admit to liking turkey bacon. It doesn't cook up the same. It's not fatty enough. And, well, it's just not pork. It's true, turkey bacon isn't as good as real bacon. But sometimes, it's just what you need. Like, when you're trying to eat healthy but just can't imagine having breakfast without bacon. Or, when you know that all your hummus sandwich needs is a slice of bacon in it to make it taste complete. Those are the times that turkey bacon becomes our hero.

If you're not on board with turkey bacon, consider this: it's lower in calories AND fat. That means we can eat more of it. If that still doesn't convince you, maybe the recipes below will. They're easy and healthy and highly addictive. These dishes will make you forget about the real deal -- at least until your next meal.

1
Banging Breakfast Potatoes
Vodka And Biscuits
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2
Glazed Turkey Bacon
Mom Spark
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3
Spaghetti Carbonara
Gimme Some Oven
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4
Turkey Bacon, Avocado And Mozzarella Grilled Cheese
Ambitious Kitchen
5
Turkey Bacon Wrapped Avocado Bites
Sweet Treats & More
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6
Roasted Butternut And Turkey Bacon Pasta
Gimme Some Oven
7
Guiltless Egg And Bacon Sandwich
Skinny Taste
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8
Smoked Gouda Grilled Cheese With Apples And Turkey Bacon
Gimme Some Oven
9
Shredded Brussels Sprouts, Kale And Turkey Bacon Salad
With Style & Grace

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