Spicy Brown Sugar BLT

Celebrate summer with these bite size BLT appetizers. Sweet and smoky sugared bacon is stacked with lettuce, tomato and mayo on a crisp RITZ Cracker.

Let's whip it up

Prep time:

0 min

Total time:

0 min



Ingredient list

  • 6 slices center-cut bacon
  • ⅓ cup packed brown sugar
  • ¾ tsp. ground red pepper (cayenne)
  • 24 RITZ Crackers
  • 2 Tbsp. mayonnaise
  • ⅔ cup shredded iceberg lettuce
  • 2 small Roma tomato es, each cut into 12 slices

Nutrition facts

Recipe Tips


Heat oven to 400°F.


Place wire rack on foil-covered rimmed baking sheet sprayed with cooking spray. Place bacon in single layer on rack.


Combine sugar and red pepper. Sprinkle half the sugar mixture evenly over bacon; turn over. Sprinkle with remaining sugar mixture.


Bake 15 min. or until crisp. Remove rack from baking sheet. Transfer bacon to parchment paper. Cool.


Cut each bacon slice into 4 pieces. Top crackers with mayonnaise, lettuce, tomatoes and bacon.