Spiced Bacon Maple Date Shortbread
Sweet and spicy flavors blend perfectly with our Honey and Maple Bacon for one unbelievable bread.
2 pounds of Farmland® Hickory Smoked Honey & Maple Bacon - cooked and drained
2 cups of Flour
1 cup of Butter, softened
1/2 cup of Brown Sugar
2 cups of Chopped Dates
1/2 cup of Maple Syrup
1/2 teaspoon of Ground Cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon of Ground Nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon of Ground Cayenne Pepper
1. Heat oven to 325°F. Using electric mixer, combine shortbread ingredients together in medium bowl. Press into bottom of greased 13x9x2-inch baking pan.
2. Combine topping ingredients in food processor. Pulse until evenly mixed. Spread over top of shortbread.
3. Bake at 325°F for 30 to 35 minutes. Cool slightly and cut into bars to serve.